main drag


noun Slang.

the main street of a city or town; main stem.

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Origin of main drag

First recorded in 1850–55
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Idioms and Phrases with main drag

main drag

The principal street of a city or town, as in Several stores on the main drag have closed. This slangy term was first recorded in 1851.

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