adjective \-ˌwīz\

: having the knowledge needed to survive in difficult and dangerous places or situations in a city

Full Definition of STREETWISE

:  possessing the skills and attitudes necessary to survive in a difficult or dangerous situation or environment

First Known Use of STREETWISE



Next Word in the Dictionary: Strega
Previous Word in the Dictionary: streetward
All Words Near: streetwise

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up streetwise? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).