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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
street /stri:t/
  • danh từ
    • phố, đường phố
      • side street: phố ngang
      • high street: phố lớn
      • main street: phố chính
    • hàng phố (tất cả những người ở cùng một phố)
      • the whole street contributed: cả hàng phố đều có đóng góp
    • (từ cổ,nghĩa cổ) đường cái
    • to be in Queer street
      • (xem) queer
    • to be street ahead of anyone in some field
      • vượt bất cứ ai trong một lĩnh vực nào
    • to be in the same street with somebody
      • cùng một hoàn cảnh với ai
    • to be not in the same street with somebody
      • kém tài ai, không thể sánh với ai
    • to have the key of the street
      • (xem) key
    • in the street
      • bên lề đường (mua bán chứng khoán sau giờ thị trường chứng khoán đóng cửa)
    • to live in the street
      • suốt ngày lang thang ngoài phố
    • on the streets
      • sống bằng nghề mãi dâm
    • up one's street
      • (nghĩa bóng) hợp với khả năng và quyền lợi của mình
    • Fleet street
      • khu báo chí (Anh)
    • Lombard street
      • thị trường tài chính (Anh)
    • Wall street
      • phố Uôn (trung tâm ngân hàng tài chính Mỹ)
Concise Dictionary
streetsstrɪːt
noun
+a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings
+the part of a thoroughfare between the sidewalks; the part of the thoroughfare on which vehicles travel
+the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction
+a situation offering opportunities
+people living or working on the same street

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 thoroughfare, way, road, roadway, high road, avenue, concourse, boulevard, lane, drive, terrace, circle, row, passage, alley, byway:
I don't know the name of the street where she lives.
2 up (someone's) Brit street or US alley. (someone's) cup of tea, in (someone's) bailiwick, suiting (someone) to a T:
Crossword puzzles are very much up Eugene's street.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
(abbreviation St, st) a public road in a city or town that has houses and buildings on one side or both sides: The bank is just across the street. + to walk along / down / up the street + the town's narrow cobbled streets + 92nd Street + 10 Downing Street + He is used to being recognized in the street. + a street map / plan of York + street theatre / musicians + My office is at street level (= on the ground floor). + It's not safe to walk the streets at night. + It was time to take the political struggle onto the streets (= by protesting in large groups in the streets of a city).
See also - BACKSTREET, HIGH STREET, SIDE STREET
Idioms: (out) on the streets / street (informal) without a home; outside, not in a house or other building: the problems of young people living on the streets + If it had been left to me I would have put him out on the street long ago.
on / walking the streets working as a prostitute
streets ahead (of sb/sth) (BrE, informal) much better or more advanced than sb/sth else: a country that is streets ahead in the control of environmental pollution + Beth is streets ahead of all the other students in her year.
the streets are paved with gold (saying) used to say that it seems easy to make money in a place
(right) up your street (especially BrE) (AmE usually (right) up your alley) (informal) very suitable for you because it is sth that you know a lot about or are very interested in: This job seems right up your street.
more at EASY adj., HIT v., MAN n.
Collocation Dictionary
noun

ADJ.

broad, wide | narrow | bustling, busy, congested, crowded | pedestrianized, traffic-free
Most local people support the idea of traffic-free streets.
| deserted, desolate, empty, lonely, quiet | noisy | dark | bright, well-lit | dim, dimly-lit, gloomy | winding | steep | cobbled, paved | unpaved | clean | dusty, filthy, grubby | dangerous, mean, unsafe
He grew up on the mean streets of one of the city's toughest areas.
| leafy, tree-lined | one-way, two-way | dead-end | main, principal | back, side
a rundown house in the back streets of London a bar in a side street off Oxford Street
| city, village | right | wrong
You've taken the wrong street.
| shopping
the town's main shopping street
| residential, suburban, urban

VERB + STREET

go along/down/up, take, turn down/into/up
Take the second street on the right after the bridge. We turned down a dead-end street by mistake.
| cross | block, cordon off | patrol
The police have been patrolling the streets in this area since the murder.
| roam, throng, walk
Gangs roamed the streets at night. Crowds thronged the streets.
| clear
Police were told to clear the streets of drug dealers before the Olympics.
| widen

STREET + VERB

go, lead, run | bend, curve, turn | be lined with sth
streets lined with cafes
| be named sth, be named after sb/sth
Mozart is remembered by a street named after him.

STREET + NOUN

corner | map, plan | layout, network, pattern
the dense street pattern of the old town
| name, number, sign
Most street names were changed under the new regime. The shops had no street numbers on.
| lamp, light, lighting | parking | crime, gang | attack, battle, brawl, fight, fighting, robbery, violence
He suffered extensive injuries in a street attack. street fighting between police and stone-throwing youths
| demonstration, protest | party, procession | cleaner, sweeper | door
There were photographers outside the street door so she used a back entrance.
| market | entertainer, entertainment, musician, performer, theatre | pedlar, seller, trader, vendor | hustler
Tourists need to be wary of street hustlers near the station.
| cred/credibility, culture, fashion, life, wisdom
His spell in prison gained him a lot of street cred. the street culture of working-class youth
| collection
The charity is having a street collection in aid of the local hospital.
| children, kids, urchins
a charity set up to house street children
| girls
(= prostitutes)
| value
drugs with a street value of £5 million

PREP.

across a/the ~
He could see her across the street.
| along a/the ~
They walked along the street.
| down a/the ~
A band was playing a little way down the street.
| in a/the ~
We live in Barker Street.
| (out) in a/the ~
A couple were arguing out in the street.
| into a/the ~
She stepped out into the street. He turned into a side street.
| off a/the ~
a club just off William Street a scheme to keep teenagers off the streets
| (out) on the ~s
Thousands of people were out on the streets for the protest.
| through the ~s
He wandered through the streets of Calcutta.
| up a/the ~
There's a chemist's just up the street.

PHRASES

at/above/below street level, the end/top of the street, the other side of the street, the street on the left/right



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