Downing Street

noun

Definition of Downing Street

  1. :  the British Prime Minister or the British government Downing Street and the White House are currently discussing the issue. The term Downing Street comes from the address of the official home of the British Prime Minister at Number 10 Downing Street in London.

Word by Word Definitions

streetplay Street
  1. :  a thoroughfare especially in a city, town, or village that is wider than an alley or lane and that usually includes sidewalks

    :  the part of a street reserved for vehicles

    :  a thoroughfare with abutting property

  1. :  of or relating to the streets: such as

    :  adjoining or giving access to a street

    :  carried on or taking place in the street


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