street

  • 1 street — W1S1 [stri:t] n [: Old English; Origin: strAt] 1.) a public road in a city or town that has houses, shops etc on one or both sides ▪ We moved to Center Street when I was young. ▪ I walked on further down the street . ▪ Someone just moved in… …

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  • 2 Street — (str[=e]t), n. [OE. strete, AS. str[=ae]t, fr. L. strata (sc. via) a paved way, properly fem. p. p. of sternere, stratum, to spread; akin to E. strew. See {Strew}, and cf. {Stratum}, {Stray}, v. & a.] 1. Originally, a paved way or road; a public… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 3 street — [ strit ] noun count *** a road in a town or city with houses or other buildings along it: State Street/Fourth Street Mamaroneck Avenue is the town s main street. down/along/across/into etc. the street: I just saw Bill walking down the street.… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 4 Street — ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Ben Street (* ?), US amerikanischer Jazz Bassist Cecil Street (1884–1965), britischer Schriftsteller und Armeeoffizier Gabby Street (1882–1951), US amerikanischer Baseballspieler Jessie Street… …

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  • 5 street — (n.) O.E. stret (Mercian, Kentish), stræt (W.Saxon) street, high road, an early West Germanic borrowing from L.L. strata, used elliptically for via strata paved road, from fem. pp. of L. sternere lay down, spread out, pave, from PIE *stre to to… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 6 street — [strēt] n. [ME < OE stræt, akin to Ger strasse < early WGmc loanword < LL strata < L strata ( via), paved (road), fem. of stratus: see STRATUM] 1. a public road in a town or city; esp. a paved thoroughfare with sidewalks and buildings …

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  • 7 street — ► NOUN 1) a public road in a city, town, or village. 2) (before another noun ) relating to the subculture of fashionable urban youth: street style. 3) (before another noun ) homeless: street children. ● not in the same street Cf. ↑not in the same …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 street — index avenue (route), causeway Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 street …

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  • 9 street — street; street·ful; street·let; street·ward; …

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  • 10 Street TV — started during 2007 in Australia. It was the first interactive made for mobile TV show in Australia. The show contains a selection of popular Australian music, arts and contemporary culture. It is currently screened free of charge on Vodafone… …

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  • 11 street — [pron. STRIT] s. n. stradă. (< engl. street) Trimis de raduborza, 09.12.2007. Sursa: MDN …

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  • 12 Street [1] — Street (engl., spr. ßtrīt), Straße …

    Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • 13 Street [2] — Street (spr. ßtrīt), Stadt in der engl. Grafschaft Somerset, 2 km südwestlich von Glastonbury, mit Schuhfabrikation, Steinbrüchen und (1901) 4018 Einw …

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  • 14 Street —   [striːt], George Edmund, britischen Architekt, * Woodford (County Essex) 24. 6. 1824, ✝ London 18. 12. 1881; Vertreter des Gothic Revival, Schüler von George Gilbert Scott. Er errichtete zahlreiche Kirchen (u. a. Saint James the Less in London …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 15 Street-TV — [...ti:vi:] das; : Fernsehen an großformatigen Bildschirmen an Hauswänden, wobei spezielle Informationen u. Werbung vermittelt werden …

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  • 16 street — [n] path upon which travel occurs artery, avenue, back alley*, boulevard, byway, court, dead end*, drag*, drive, highway, lane, parkway, passage, pavement, place, road, roadway, route, row, stroll, terrace, thoroughfare, track, trail, turf*, way; …

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  • 17 street|ed — «STREE tihd», adjective. having streets …

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  • 18 Street — A street is a public thoroughfare in the built environment. It is a public parcel of land adjoining buildings in an urban context, on which people may freely assemble, interact, and move about. A street can be as simple as a level patch of dirt,… …

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  • 19 street — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ broad, wide ▪ narrow ▪ bustling, busy, congested, crowded ▪ pedestrian …

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  • 20 street — streetless, adj. streetlike, adj. /street/, n. 1. a public thoroughfare, usually paved, in a village, town, or city, including the sidewalk or sidewalks. 2. such a thoroughfare together with adjacent buildings, lots, etc.: Houses, lawns, and… …

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