What does the word mall mean?

Usage examples for mall

  1. It is to be a mile long, and of such breadth as will make Pall Mall and Portland Place " hide their diminished heads." – A Complete Account of the Settlement at Port Jackson by Watkin Tench
  2. The road winds down below the Church, so that for some minutes after passing the building you may get a glimpse of the mall above and of the people upon it- or at least of their heads- if they are moving near the edge of the path. – Mr. Isaacs by F. Marion Crawford
  3. He said goodbye and drove to the Maine Mall. – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau