street people

[ street-pee-puhl ]
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plural noun
  1. people whose home is on the streets of a city; people who are unhoused or experiencing homelessness.

  2. people who make their living on the streets, especially of large cities, as vendors or performers.

  1. the people of a neighborhood, especially a poor and crowded big-city neighborhood, who frequent the streets of their area.

Origin of street people

First recorded in 1840–50

Words Nearby street people Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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