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allee (plural allees)
- A tree-lined avenue, often particularly one that is part of a landscaped garden.
- 1903, Carter Goodloe, Calvert of Strathore:
- He found her walking slowly up and down an allee of elms, through the leaves of which the bright September sunshine sifted down.
- 2007 August 5, Tracie Rozhon, “Even a Master Needs Help Sometimes”, in New York Times:
- About $800,000 for a complete interior and exterior remodeling and about $200,000 for landscaping, including an allee of mature trees
- avenue, broad lane flanked by trees
- (Belgium, architecture) landing (at upper floor of a house)
- Synonym: overloop
- Alternative form of
allee f (plural allees)