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Dictionary entry overview: What does Bowery mean?
• BOWERY (noun)
The noun BOWERY has 1 sense:
1. a street in Manhattan noted for cheap hotels frequented by homeless derelicts
Familiarity information: BOWERY used as a noun is very rare.
• BOWERY (adjective)
The adjective BOWERY has 1 sense:
1. like a bower; leafy and shady
Familiarity information: BOWERY used as an adjective is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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A street in Manhattan noted for cheap hotels frequented by homeless derelicts
Nouns denoting spatial position
street (a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings)
Holonyms ("Bowery" is a part of...):
Manhattan (one of the five boroughs of New York City)
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Like a bower; leafy and shady
a bowery lane
leafy (having or covered with leaves)
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