backstreet

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noun, often attributive back·street \ˈbak-ˈstrēt\

Definition of backstreet

  1. :  a street away from the main thoroughfares

15th Century

First Known Use of backstreet

15th century


BACKSTREET Defined for English Language Learners

backstreet

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noun, often attributive back·street \ˈbak-ˈstrēt\

Definition of backstreet for English Language Learners

  • : a street that is away from the main streets


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