Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of thoroughfare.

Etymologies

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Examples

  • The courtyard you are looking into is one of the main thoroughfares of college.

    Promised Pictures « Tales from the Reading Room

  • The courtyard you are looking into is one of the main thoroughfares of college.

    2009 August « Tales from the Reading Room

  • These free roads usually were the original routes, pre-dating the modern freeways, and today are welcomed options for those who cannot or will not pay the tolls by which the construction of the fancy thoroughfares is financed.

    Free riding the roads of Mexico

  • These free roads usually were the original routes, pre-dating the modern freeways, and today are welcomed options for those who cannot or will not pay the tolls by which the construction of the fancy thoroughfares is financed.

    Free riding the roads of Mexico

  • These free roads usually were the original routes, pre-dating the modern freeways, and today are welcomed options for those who cannot or will not pay the tolls by which the construction of the fancy thoroughfares is financed.

    Free riding the roads of Mexico

  • For the moment, the main thoroughfares are clear (more or less), though the hilly neighborhoods like mine are still ringing with regular intervals of MEEEERRRREEEEEEWWWWWNNNNNGGGGG -- that is, the sound tires make when drivers realize they're tootling up a 21% grade* and the asphalt is covered with black ice.

    Saturday's big adventure so far

  • Now it chanced one day, whilst he paced about the main thoroughfares, as of wont, and was bending his steps right and left, he heard a crier crying aloud and saying, ‘Who will earn a thousand gold pieces and a slave-girl of surpassing beauty and loveliness by working for me between morning and noontide?’

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night

  • Even if the flood-likely areas were to flood, main thoroughfares will would be passable.

    Is there flooding in Morelia?

  • This highway is one of the main thoroughfares crossing the city from north to south.

    DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE INTELLIGENCE REPORT

  • And so, he started naming the main thoroughfares after the King and his family.

    Dominion of Canada Day Luncheon

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