Associations to the word «Thoroughfare»

Pictures for the word «Thoroughfare»


THOROUGHFARE, noun. (now rare except in phrases) A passage; a way through.
THOROUGHFARE, noun. A road open at both ends or connecting one area with another; a highway or main street.
THOROUGHFARE, noun. (obsolete) The act of going through; passage; travel, transit.
THOROUGHFARE, noun. An unobstructed waterway allowing passage for ships.

Dictionary definition

THOROUGHFARE, noun. A public road from one place to another.

Wise words

Words - so innocent and powerless as they are, as standing in a dictionary, how potent for good and evil they become in the hands of one who knows how to combine them.
Nathaniel Hawthorne