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

ntraversa

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
References in classic literature ?
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.
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.
They soon separated from the Munchkin boy, who was led by the Soldier with the Green Whiskers down a side street toward the prison.
We met each other in the evening, after the day's work, on the street corner, or in a little candy store on a side street, our sole frequenting-place.
But at that moment Miss Lavish and her local-colour box moved also, and disappeared down a side street, both gesticulating largely.
We arrives on a side street two blocks away where there is a stretch of brick houses with high stoops and iron fences.
The firing died down and soldiers, talking eagerly, streamed out of a side street.
Once they heard hideous screams up a side street, and looking they saw a man in the throes of a demoniacal outburst of rage, similar to that which they had witnessed in the recent attack upon Smith-Oldwick.
I was the one to speak first, proposing that my companions should sup with me, not across the way, which would be riotous with more than one "infernal" supper, but in another much more select establishment in a side street away from the Cannebiere.