Meaning of “Fleet Street” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “Fleet Street” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"Fleet Street" in Business English

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Fleet Streetnoun [ U ]

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COMMUNICATIONS a street in London where many newspapers used to have their offices. Fleet Street is often used to refer to the British newspaper industry:

One of the legal companies most feared by Fleet Street began proceedings against the newspaper.

(Definition of “Fleet Street” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)