Examples of boulevard in a Sentence
the city is celebrated for its broad, tree-lined boulevards
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Six gleaming black horses had pulled a gun carriage bearing the coffin down the city’s boulevards and avenues in the cool sunshine.
Rue Saint-Jean: This lively boulevard is home to tons of eateries and unique shops, including North America’s oldest grocery store, J.A. Moisan.
The wide boulevard has been targeted repeatedly by Islamic extremists, most recently last month when a man crashed his car into a convoy of gendarmes.
When the light turns green, the white car turns left onto a six-lane, heavily traveled boulevard, but Williams heads straight.
While stopped at a traffic light at Lake Mary and Ronald Reagan boulevards, Pendergrass pulled a large kitchen knife from his bag and held it inches away from the salesman’s face, telling him to get out of the car, deputies said.
While the regular 4-series won’t deliver a white-knuckle driving experience, its chassis is a chameleon that instantly adapts to the spirited nature of twisty backroads or the relaxed comfort of black-top boulevards.
A Statesman reader called in Monday to question a major new bloom of signage at the corner of Parkcenter and Park boulevards, where a new multi-tenant medical office building is going up.
At what point La Cienega became a boulevard is a mystery, but portions of it were first paved in 1923, when much of the Mid City area had that new-home sparkle.
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Origin and Etymology of boulevard
First Known Use: 1763See Words from the same year
Synonymsarterial, artery, avenue, way, carriageway [British], drag, drive, expressway, freeway, high road, highway, pass, pike, road, roadway, route, row, street, thoroughfare, thruway, trace, turnpike
Related Wordscauseway; autobahn, autoroute, autostrada, dual carriageway [chiefly British], interstate, motorway [chiefly British], superhighway; beltway, bypass, parkway, ring road [chiefly British]; corniche, switchback; through street; high street [British], Main Street; backstreet, branch, bystreet, byway, crossroad, secondary road, shunpike, side road, side street; alley, alleyway; circle, lane, laneway [British], mews [chiefly British], place; close [chiefly British], cul-de-sac, dead end; corridor; track, trail
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