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alley

A path between buildings or behind buildings, usually with walls on both sides.

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It's understood the woman, who is in her 30s, had been walking through the ginnel between 3am and 4am when she was confronted by three men.
Coronation Street Mon, Wed, Fri UTV The illicit romance between Maria and Aidan hots up with the couple stealing kisses in the ginnel. Maria decides that she should make an enemy of Aidan's girlfriend Eva, which ends with Eva throwing a cream cake in her face!
So she celebrates by snogging Gary against a brick wall in the ginnel.
So he drags Robert into the ginnel - fast becoming the Street's most dangerous spot - and threatens him, demanding that he pull out of the Bistro.
Tony drags Callum into the ginnel and gives him a thrashing.
A path between the graves and up a ginnel with hollowed cobbles leads to the hilltop and our house, which my mother turned into two, largish, dwellings in the 1960s.
He grabbed the money and ran off down a ginnel on Firwood Avenue.
She attached pictures of litter at various locations, including a trolley park and a ginnel running alongside the store.
Coronation Street Mon, Wed, Fri ITV The illicit romance between Maria and Aidan hots up with the couple stealing kisses in the ginnel. Maria decides that she should make an enemy of Aidan's girlfriend Eva, which ends with Eva throwing a cream cake in her face!
So when Tracy later collapses in the ginnel and is found by Robert and rushed to hospital, not even that can make either him or Amy want to give her a second chance.
Before he can make a decision, he is called to help out his brother Lee after the drug addict is found unconscious in the ginnel.
If you go down to the ginnel in Coronation Street, you can be sure of a big surprise.