Definition of alleyway in English:

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alleyway

Pronunciation: /ˈalēˌwā/

noun

Another term for alley1.
Example sentences
  • But after a chase through snickets and alleyways, he again got away.
  • Mr Gibbs advises people to avoid poorly-lit alleyways and instead walk on main thoroughfares.
  • Any child riding these in a public place including roads, pathways and alleyways is breaking the law.

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Syllabification: al·ley·way

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