Translation of "street" - English-German dictionary


noun /striːt/

a road with houses, shops etc on one or both sides, in a town or village

die Straße
the main shopping street
I met her in the street.

(abbreviated to Stwhen written) used in the names of certain roads

die Straße
Her address is 4 Shakespeare St.
streetcar noun

(especially American) a tramcar.

der Straßenbahnwagen
street directory

a booklet giving an index and plans of a city’s streets.

der Stadtplan
be streets ahead of / better than

to be much better than

meilenweit voraus sein
She’s streets ahead of me when it comes to French.
be up someone’s street

to be exactly suitable for someone

genau passen
That job is just up your street.
not to be in the same street as

to be completely different, usually worse, in quality than.

sehr unterschiedlich sein

(Translation of “street” from the PASSWORD English–German Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)