- the section of a city associated with a given profession or trade, especially when concerned with business or finance, as Wall Street.
- the principal theater and entertainment district of any of a number of U.S. cities.
Words nearby street
Idioms for street
- without a home: You'll be out on the street if the rent isn't paid.
- without a job or occupation; idle.
- out of prison or police custody; at liberty.
Origin of street
SYNONYMS FOR street
OTHER WORDS FROM streetstreet·less, adjectivestreet·like, adjectivein·ter·street, adjective
Examples from the Web for streeter
Streeter thinks Booker should challenge Hillary Clinton for the Democratic nomination in 2016.The Ugly Truth About Cory Booker, New Jersey’s Golden Boy|Olivia Nuzzi|October 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In this and kindred work, Mrs. Streeter was engaged till the close of the war.Woman's Work in the Civil War|Linus Pierpont Brockett
There are also some of Streeter's best paintings, and many rich curiosities of gold and silver as growing in the mines.The Diary of John Evelyn, Volume II (of 2)|John Evelyn
"So I hear," said Curtis, and some subtle inflection in his tone caused Streeter to turn towards him again.The Captain of the Gray-Horse Troop|Hamlin Garland
The verses which immediately follow these are from Q. Streeter inclines to assign vss.
Mr. Streeter suggests a reason why this incident may have been omitted by Matthew even if it stood in Q.
British Dictionary definitions for streeter
- (capital when part of a name) a public road that is usually lined with buildings, esp in a townOxford Street
- (as modifier)a street directory
- earning a living as a prostitute
Word Origin for street
Idioms and Phrases with streeter
see back street; easy street; man in the street; on the street; side street; work both sides of the street.