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noun as in path upon which travel occurs

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We will be reporting from the road and the streets in the leadup to and aftermath of Election Day.

From Ozy

In January, 1986, CW bet “you won’t have to wait a decade to see its like on the street.”

Open storefronts, and streets bustling with retail and sidewalk activity bring more “eyes,” and streets therefore feel safer for all.

So when I got back from Canada, I was quarantined for two weeks and that’s when everything started to really happen in terms of people actually getting in the streets or more getting in the streets.

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When sheriff’s deputies arrested him, he was in the middle of a street in Jamul, trying to get hit by passing cars.

A street sweeper was caught in the crossfire as a gunman fired at the officer, fatally wounding her in the back.

When it became too crowded, they moved her into an open casket on the street.

A Wall Street person should not be allowed to help oversee the Dodd-Frank reforms.

The gunman then burst from the restaurant and fled down the street with the other man.

The big slug happened to hit the suspect in the street, passing through his arm and then striking Police Officer Andrew Dossi.

Some weeks after, the creditor chanced to be in Boston, and in walking up Tremont street, encountered his enterprising friend.

"We will go to the Hotel de l'Europe, if you press it;" and away the cabriolet joggled over the roughly paved street.

While the door was open he caught a glimpse of the street outside—and of Glavis on the sidewalk below.

Then the two bodies of the men were buried, carrying them together from the street to the grave.

The height of the tower from the level of the street is 105 feet, the slated towers over the lateral pediments being smaller.

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On this page you'll find 51 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to street, such as: avenue, boulevard, court, highway, lane, and pavement.

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