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street people

[ street-pee-puhl ]
/ ˈstrit ˌpi pəl /
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plural noun
people whose home is on the streets of a city; people who are unhoused or experiencing homelessness.
people who make their living on the streets, especially of large cities, as vendors or performers.
the people of a neighborhood, especially a poor and crowded big-city neighborhood, who frequent the streets of their area.
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Origin of street people

First recorded in 1840–50
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