on the street


Also found in: Idioms.
homeless.
unemployed.
not in prison, or released from prison; the murderer is still on the street.

See also: Street, Street, Street

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Dancenoir is gearing up for its launch night on November 7 and the word on the street is that this a monthly party which could give Friday nights in Newcastle a much needed dose of vitality.