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Definitions of street:
  • noun:   a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings
    Example: "They walked the streets of the small town"
  • noun:   the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel
    Example: "Be careful crossing the street"
  • noun:   people living or working on the same street
    Example: "The whole street protested the absence of street lights"
  • noun:   a situation offering opportunities
    Example: "He worked both sides of the street"
  • noun:   the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction
    Example: "She tried to keep her children off the street"
  • name:  A surname (common: 1 in 12500 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #1513)

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See street used in context: 100 poetry verses, 22 Shakespeare works, 2 quotations, 2 Mother Goose rhymes, 29 Bible passages, 215 definitions

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