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French translation of “street”

street

noun /striːt/
a road with houses, shops etc on one or both sides, in a town or village
rue
the main shopping street I met her in the street.
(abbreviated to Stwhen written) used in the names of certain roads
rue
Her address is 4 Shakespeare St.
streetcar noun (especially American) a tramcar. street directory a booklet giving an index and plans of a city’s streets.
répertoire/index des rues
be streets ahead of / better than to be much better than
de loin/beaucoup
She’s streets ahead of me when it comes to French.
be up someone’s street to be exactly suitable for someone
dans les cordes de
That job is just up your street.
not to be in the same street as to be completely different, usually worse, in quality than.
ne pas arriver à la cheville de
(Definition of street from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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