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uk   /ˈstriːt.smɑːt/  us   /-smɑːrt/ US
→  streetwise
(Definition of street-smart from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “street-smart”
in Chinese (Simplified) 适应都市生活的,具有都市生存智慧的…
in Chinese (Traditional) 適應都市生活的,具有都市生存智慧的…
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