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Street vs. Ally

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Streetnoun

A paved part of road, usually in a village or a town.

‘Walk down the street.’;

Allyverb

(transitive) To unite, or form a connection between, as between families by marriage, or between princes and states by treaty, league, or confederacy

Streetnoun

A road as above but including the sidewalks (pavements) and buildings.

‘I live on the street down from Joyce Avenue.’;

Allyverb

(transitive) To connect or form a relation between by similitude, resemblance, friendship, or love.

Streetnoun

The people who live in such a road, as a neighborhood.

Allynoun

One united to another by treaty or league; — usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate.

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Streetnoun

The people who spend a great deal of time on the street in urban areas, especially, the young, the poor, the unemployed, and those engaged in illegal activities.

Allynoun

Anything associated with another as a helper; an auxiliary.

Streetnoun

(slang) Street talk or slang.

Allynoun

Anything akin to something else by structure, etc.

Streetnoun

(figuratively) A great distance.

‘He's streets ahead of his sister in all the subjects in school.’;

Allynoun

(taxonomy) A closely related species, usually within the same family.

‘Gruiformes — cranes and allies’;

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Streetnoun

(poker slang) Each of the three opportunities that players have to bet, after the flop, turn and river.

Allynoun

(obsolete) A relative; a kinsman.

Streetnoun

Illicit, contraband, especially of a drug

‘I got some pot cheap on the street.’;

Allynoun

alternative form of alley(a glass marble or taw)

Streetnoun

(attributive) Living in the streets.

‘Street cat.’; ‘Street urchin.’;

Allyverb

To unite, or form a connection between, as between families by marriage, or between princes and states by treaty, league, or confederacy; - often followed by to or with.

‘O chief! in blood, and now in arms allied.’;

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Streetnoun

(urban toponymy) By restriction, the streets that run perpendicular to avenues.

Allyverb

To connect or form a relation between by similitude, resemblance, friendship, or love.

‘These three did love each other dearly well,And with so firm affection were allied.’; ‘The virtue nearest to our vice allied.’;

Streetadjective

(slang) Having street cred; conforming to modern urban trends.

Allynoun

A relative; a kinsman.

Streetverb

To build or equip with streets.

Allynoun

One united to another by treaty or league; - usually applied to sovereigns or states; a confederate.

‘The English soldiers and their French allies.’;

Streetverb

To eject; to throw onto the streets.

Allynoun

Anything associated with another as a helper; an auxiliary.

‘Science, instead of being the enemy of religion, becomes its ally.’;

Streetverb

To heavily defeat.

Allynoun

Anything akin to another by structure, etc.

Streetverb

To go on sale.

Allynoun

See Alley, a marble or taw.

Streetverb

To proselytize in public.

Allynoun

a friendly nation

Streetnoun

Originally, a paved way or road; a public highway; now commonly, a thoroughfare in a city or village, bordered by dwellings or business houses.

‘He removed [the body of] Amasa from the street unto the field.’; ‘At home or through the high street passing.’; ‘His deserted mansion in Duke Street.’;

Allynoun

an associate who provides assistance;

‘he's a good ally in fight’; ‘they were friends of the workers’;

Streetnoun

the roadway of a street{1}, as distinguished from the sidewalk; as, children playing in the street.

Allyverb

become an ally or associate, as by a treaty or marriage;

‘He allied himself with the Communists’;

Streetnoun

the inhabitants of a particular street; as, the whole street knew about their impending divorce.

Streetnoun

a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings;

‘they walked the streets of the small town’; ‘he lives on Nassau Street’;

Streetnoun

the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel;

‘be careful crossing the street’;

Streetnoun

the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction;

‘she tried to keep her children off the street’;

Streetnoun

a situation offering opportunities;

‘he worked both sides of the street’; ‘cooperation is a two-way street’;

Streetnoun

people living or working on the same street;

‘the whole street protested the absence of street lights’;

Streetnoun

a public road in a city, town, or village, typically with houses and buildings on one or both sides

‘45 Lake Street’; ‘the narrow, winding streets of Edinburgh’;

Streetnoun

Wall Street.

Streetnoun

the roads or public areas of a city or town

‘every week, fans stop me in the street’;

Streetnoun

denoting someone who is homeless

‘the street kids of the city’;

Streetnoun

relating to the outlook, values, or lifestyle of those young people who are perceived as composing a fashionable urban subculture

‘London street style’;

Street

A street is a public thoroughfare in a built environment. It is a public parcel of land adjoining buildings in an urban context, on which people may freely assemble, interact, and move about.

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