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thoroughfare
American English: /ˈθəroʊˌfɛr/
, /ˈθərəˌfɛr/
British English: /ˈθʌrəfɛː/

Translation of thoroughfare in Spanish:

noun

  • 1 (street) [literary]
    Example sentences
    • I walk back towards my lodgings on Broad Street, which is the main thoroughfare through town.
    • The pub is situated on the town's main thoroughfare and has street frontage of nearly 11 metres.
    • The march passed through the town's main thoroughfares and ended outside the local press club.

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