side street


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side street

n
(Automotive Engineering) a minor or unimportant street, esp one leading off a main thoroughfare

side′ street`


n.
a street leading away from a main street.
[1610–20]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.side street - a street intersecting a main street and terminating thereside street - a street intersecting a main street and terminating there
street - a thoroughfare (usually including sidewalks) that is lined with buildings; "they walked the streets of the small town"; "he lives on Nassau Street"
Translations
postranní ulice
sidegade
sivukatu
sporedna ulica
横丁
골목길
sidogata
ทางแยกจากถนนใหญ่
con phố ngang

side street

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side street

شَارِعٌ جَانِبِيّ postranní ulice sidegade Seitenstraße δρομάκι calle lateral sivukatu ruelle sporedna ulica strada laterale 横丁 골목길 zijstraat sidegate boczna uliczka rua secundária боковая улица sidogata ทางแยกจากถนนใหญ่ yan sokak con phố ngang 小巷
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In a side street near the crossroads where the vehicles had stopped, a house and some shops were on fire.
Well then," continued Prince Andrew to Alpatych, "report to them as I have told you"; and not replying a word to Berg who was now mute beside him, he touched his horse and rode down the side street.
The door closed and everything was dark and silent in the little side street.
Moved by an uncontrollable impulse, I sprang into a side street and ran until I fell exhausted in a country lane.
The Ratignolles lived at no great distance from Edna's home, on the corner of a side street, where Monsieur Ratignolle owned and conducted a drug store which enjoyed a steady and prosperous trade.
Down every side street they could see, it was the same-- never a hill and never a hollow, but always the same endless vista of ugly and dirty little wooden buildings.
I can lead you from this building to a side street with little danger of meeting anyone on the way.
I had turned out of Pall Mall into a side street, when whom should I strike against but her false swain
When the shopping was done they often went down a side street of little houses, mostly of wood, in which fishermen dwelt
Jimmie, with his face drenched in blood, escaped up a side street, pursued a short distance by some of the more law-loving, or excited individuals of the crowd.
We soon turned up one of the side streets, and about halfway up that we turned into a very narrow street, with rather poor-looking houses on one side, and what seemed to be coach-houses and stables on the other.
Without a word of explanation he turned to the left, down one of the side streets leading to the river.