adjective. ['ˈstriːˌtwaɪz'] having the shrewd resourcefulness needed to survive in an urban environment.
- street smart
- street (English)
- streete (Middle English (1100-1500))
- wise (English)
- wis (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
Words that Rhyme with Streetwise
Example sentences of the word streetwise
1. Noun, singular or mass
Puppies are not as streetwise as adult dogs and their curiosity can get them into all sorts of trouble.