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Pennsylvania Avenue

Definitions

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  • proper n. A street in Washington, D.C. along which the residences of the President of the United States are located.
  • proper n. The executive branch of the United States government.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • Sarah Palin seems to not be setting up any type of national organization to launch her expected run for 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.

    Robert Guttman: Republicans: Announce Already! You Can't Beat Somebody with Nobody!

  • Commentators have long noted that both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue -- the White House to avoid embarrassment, the Senate to embarrass the White House -- have adopted background-check processes worthy of Torquemada.

    After Britain's election, a quick transition. Why can't we be so speedy?

  • The League of American Bicyclists asked Butler to be involved in this event -- which was celebrating the bike lanes on Pennsylvania Avenue -- and so he rode along with Thomas Petri (R-Wisc.), James Oberstar (D-Minn., pictured below in full biking garb) and Frederick Andre Henrik (Crown Prince-Denmark).

    Caron Butler: "This is still home"

  • But I never really expected to walk through the gates of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, as I did on January 20, 2001.

    COURAGE AND CONSEQUENCE

  • The Democrats in Congress -- and their spokesman on Pennsylvania Avenue -- failed to effectively communicate with the American people on what they did to stave off a complete financial collapse and other notable reform measures.

    Edward Headington: Message to Republicans: We're Not Afraid

  • The Democrats in Congress--and their spokesman on Pennsylvania Avenue--failed to effectively communicate with the American people on what they did to stave off a complete financial collapse and other notable reform measures.

    Edward Headington: Message to Republicans: We're Not Afraid

  • Speeding through the streets toward Pennsylvania Avenue, David checked to see that the tinted glass behind the driver was raised, then turned to George and began laughing.

    A Girl's Legs Stirring The Air

  • I'm old enough to remember that when Democrats are in majority power -- controlling both ends of Pennsylvania Avenue -- they are capable of horrific policies.

    Jeff Cohen: New Year's Resolution: Don't Apologize for Democrats

  • We ended up walking another two blocks to the Canadian Embassy on Pennsylvania Avenue and joined mobs and hundreds of people trying to get a glance, if even for a second, of the Inauguration ceremony on the outdoor, ten foot tall TV screen they had hanging on an outside fence.

    Keely Field: The Tunnel of Doom on 3rd Street

  • I hope you're not thinking that prior strolls down Pennsylvania Avenue -- without incredible security and one million people -- offer you a glimpse of what Inauguration Day will be like.

    Election Central Morning Roundup

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