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thoroughfare
used in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

2 uses
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Definition
a road — typically a main road, but potentially any road, path, or means of getting from one place to another
  • We had reached the same crowded thoroughfare in which we had found ourselves in the morning.
    Adventure II — The Red-Headed League (75% in)
  • On the left ran a lane which led to the stables, and was not itself within the grounds at all, being a public, though little used, thoroughfare.
    Adventure XI — The Adventure of the Beryl Coronet (50% in)

There are no more uses of "thoroughfare" in The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.

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