What does the word avenue mean?

Usage examples for avenue

  1. I will be staying at my cousin's, - Forest Avenue. – A Canadian Bankclerk by J. P. Buschlen
  2. On our way up Central Avenue we stopped to get a drink. – Forty Years a Gambler on the Mississippi by George H. Devol
  3. She had come to the end of the lighted avenue. – The Dark Star by Robert W. Chambers