Definition of stopstreet in English:


Line breaks: stop|street
Pronunciation: /ˈstɒpstriːt


South African
An intersection at which there is a sign instructing drivers to stop before proceeding across.
More example sentences
  • In hindsight, this turned out to be a route best left to the adventurous - hundreds of potholes, unexpected stopstreets and mining trucks made for an interesting ride.
  • So, as we all have been taught, I with the other motorists treated the intersection as a 4-way stopstreet.
  • After entering Humansdorp at the stopstreet, go straight into the main street.

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