persons whose home is in the streets of a city; the homeless.
people who make their living in the streets, especially of large cities, as vendors or performers.
the people of a neighborhood, especially a crowded big-city neighborhood or ghetto, who frequent the streets of their area.
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Origin of street people
First recorded in 1965–70
Words nearby street people
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Uncle, didn't you see at the Centennial some funny little figures representing all sorts of London street-people?