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British English: /striːt/
American English: /strit/

Translation of street in French:


  • in ou on the street
    dans la rue
    across ou over (British English) the street
    de l'autre côté de la rue
    to go down/go across the street
    descendre/traverser la rue
    to put ou turn somebody out on the street
    mettre or jeter quelqu'un à la rue
    to be on the ou walk the streets
    (homeless person)
    être à la rue
    faire le trottoir
    to keep people off the streets
    éviter que les gens ne se retrouvent à la rue
    to keep trouble off the streets
    maintenir l'ordre dans la rue
    to take to the streets
    (population, rioters)
    descendre dans la rue
    faire le trottoir
    the man in the street
    before n (accident)
    de la circulation
    (directory, plan, musician)
    des rues


  • (style, drug, culture)
    de la rue


it's right up my/your street

c'est exactement ce qu'il me/vous faut

they are streets apart

(British English)
un abîme les sépare

to be in Queer Street

(British English) [informal] [dated]

to be streets ahead of

[informal] (British English)
être bien meilleur que
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