What is Street ?

Street is (noun) 1. a road in a town, usually with houses on each side It is diffi- cult to park in our street on Saturday morn- ings. Her flat is on a noisy street. The school is in the next street. 2. used with names What’s your office address? – 16 Cambridge Street. Oxford Street, Bond Street and Regent Street are the main shop- ping areas in London. (NOTE: When used in names, street is usually written St: Oxford St.) 3. the man or woman in the street an ordinary person, who represents what most people think The government’s message is not getting through to the man in the street.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level