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promenade
used in The Adventures of Augie March

2 uses
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Definition
a public pathway for leisurely walking — especially one near the ocean

or:

walking leisurely — especially in a public place
  • Young people promenaded, but in rapid time, so you felt flirtation and desperate flying, both.
    Chapter 16 (45% in)
  • The air was sharp, the stars pricking, the roosters sounding off, and the never-sleeping element of Mexican towns came to see us take out the eagle, with the same solemnness about it as at the Sunday promenade of a holy image, and, as everywhere, said to one another, astonished, "Es un aguila!"
    Chapter 15 (62% in)

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