Examples of pavement in a Sentence
He stopped the car just off the pavement.
The summer heat rose off the pavement.
Recent Examples of pavement from the Web
There will be a grand ball on the pavement at Eighth and Main Street this evening.
The sidewalk near where he was shot became a gathering place for flowers, candles and stuffed animals, plus chalk drawings on the pavement.
Silicon Valley invented Uber and, more recently, apps that let people rent electric scooters and then abandon them on the pavement.
Campbell and Dumas lay on the pavement next to a fueler truck that was punctured by debris from the helicopter.
The three suspects all get in the car, back it up and then drive it away through the grass as the man lies motionless on the pavement.
According to Oswego police, officers responded at 2 a.m. Sunday to the 0-99 block of West Washington Street on a report of an unconscious man lying on the pavement with head and facial injuries.
Inside the gates, past the check-in area and robust security, a gigantic replica of Fortnite’s ocean-blue Battle Bus, with its hot air balloon propulsion system, sat openly out on the pavement.
An Arkansas highway was blocked Thursday after a crash left an entire shipment of Fireball Whisky smashed on the pavement.
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PAVEMENT Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of pavement for English Language Learners
: the hard surface of a road, driveway, etc.
PAVEMENT Defined for Kids
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