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Overview of noun street

The noun street has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (86) street

(a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings; "they walked the streets of the small town"; "he lives on Nassau Street")

2. (3) street

(the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel; "be careful crossing the street")

3. (2) street

(the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction; "she tried to keep her children off the street")

4. street

(a situation offering opportunities; "he worked both sides of the street"; "cooperation is a two-way street")

5. street

(people living or working on the same street; "the whole street protested the absence of street lights") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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