Definition of bystreet in English:

bystreet

Syllabification: by·street
Pronunciation: /ˈbīˌstrēt
 
/

noun

  • A side street off the main thoroughfare.
    More example sentences
    • She said she lived in one of the bystreets named Huanxin bystreet, and her husband worked in China.
    • Passing through the little bystreets of the ancient cities of Europe, I don't understand what this is.
    • It chanced on one of these rambles that their way led them down a bystreet in a busy quarter of London.

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