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1. street

noun. ['ˈstriːt'] a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings.

Synonyms

  • pavement
  • avenue
  • alleyway
  • local street
  • mews
  • rue
  • back street
  • cross street
  • paving
  • alley
  • local road
  • side street
  • main street
  • boulevard
  • thoroughfare

Antonyms

  • happiness
  • impossibility
  • planned

Etymology

  • streete (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Street Corner

  • swarner
  • worner
  • woerner
  • warner
  • thorner
  • mourner
  • korner
  • koerner
  • hornor
  • hornere
  • horner
  • hoerner
  • goerner
  • forner
  • foreigner
  • dorner
  • doerner
  • borner
  • boerner

2. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a place off to the side of an area.

Synonyms

  • country

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • indirect

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

3. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] an interior angle formed by two meeting walls.

Synonyms

  • amen corner
  • inglenook
  • building
  • area
  • chimney corner
  • nook

Antonyms

  • follower
  • natural depression
  • follow
  • rear

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

4. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] the point where two lines meet or intersect.

Synonyms

  • canthus

Antonyms

  • tail
  • foot

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

5. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] the intersection of two streets.

Synonyms

  • intersection
  • crossing
  • crossroad
  • turning point
  • carrefour
  • crossway
  • blind corner

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • antinode
  • node
  • middle

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

6. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect.

Antonyms

  • collateral

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

7. street

noun. ['ˈstriːt'] the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel.

Synonyms

  • one-way street
  • thoroughfare

Etymology

  • streete (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a small concavity.

Synonyms

  • recession
  • concave shape
  • incurvature
  • incurvation
  • pharyngeal recess
  • niche
  • recess

Antonyms

  • disorient
  • begin
  • disassembly
  • natural object

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

9. street

noun. ['ˈstriːt'] the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction.

Synonyms

  • environment

Etymology

  • streete (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a projecting part where two sides or edges meet.

Synonyms

  • piece

Antonyms

  • inexact
  • relative

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

Example sentences of the word street-corner


1. Noun Phrase
Disseminating news has come a long way from those days when a newspaper paid paperboys to hawk newspapers on the street corner.

2. Noun Phrase
Always a favorite in the Midwest, the fully-slathered-with-toppings version has achieved star status with Chicago street corner vendors.

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