An urban way or thoroughfare ; a road or public way in a city, towu, or village, generally paved, aud lined or intended to be lined by houses on each side. See U. S. v. Bain, 24 Fed. Cas. 943; Brace v. New York Ceut. R. Co., 27 X. Y. 271; In re Woolsey, 95 N. Y. 13S; Debolt v. Carter, 31 Ind. 307; Theobold v. Railway Co., 00 Miss. 279, 6 South. 230, 4 L. R. A. 735, 14 Am. St. Rep. 504.