or street Arab
noun Archaic: Sometimes Offensive.
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Origin of street arab
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Example sentences from the Web for street arab
A street sweeper was caught in the crossfire as a gunman fired at the officer, fatally wounding her in the back.
When it became too crowded, they moved her into an open casket on the street.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion|Nina Strochlic|January 8, 2015|DAILY BEAST
A Wall Street person should not be allowed to help oversee the Dodd-Frank reforms.
The gunman then burst from the restaurant and fled down the street with the other man.
The big slug happened to hit the suspect in the street, passing through his arm and then striking Police Officer Andrew Dossi.
Some weeks after, the creditor chanced to be in Boston, and in walking up Tremont street, encountered his enterprising friend.
Beneath its far-flung branches a syce was sitting in front of a finely-proportioned and unusually big Arab horse.
"We will go to the Hotel de l'Europe, if you press it;" and away the cabriolet joggled over the roughly paved street.
The Arab pricked his ears, swished his long and arched tail viciously, and showed the whites of his eyes.
While the door was open he caught a glimpse of the street outside—and of Glavis on the sidewalk below.The Homesteader|Oscar Micheaux