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back alley

Translation of back alley in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • Once in the city, she got lost immediately in the maze of back alleys and narrow lanes.
    • Steve's is not the first complaint I have received about unwanted rubbish being left in the back alleys behind terraced homes.
    • In this city the citizens run madly, ignoring the back alleys, tunnels and buildings of yesterday.

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