Synonyms for street

Synonyms for (noun) street

Synonyms: street

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

Usage: they walked the streets of the small town; he lives on Nassau Street

Similar words: thoroughfare

Definition: a public road from one place to another


Synonyms: street

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

Usage: be careful crossing the street

Similar words: thoroughfare

Definition: a public road from one place to another


Synonyms: street

Definition: people living or working on the same street

Usage: the whole street protested the absence of street lights

Similar words: neighborhood, neighbourhood

Definition: people living near one another

Usage: it is a friendly neighborhood; my neighborhood voted for Bush


Synonyms: street

Definition: a situation offering opportunities

Usage: he worked both sides of the street; cooperation is a two-way street

Similar words: chance, opportunity

Definition: a possibility due to a favorable combination of circumstances

Usage: the holiday gave us the opportunity to visit Washington; now is your chance


Synonyms: street

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

Usage: she tried to keep her children off the street

Similar words: environment

Definition: the totality of surrounding conditions

Usage: he longed for the comfortable environment of his living room