Definition of hit the street
- These new illegal drugs only recently hit the street.
: to reach with or as if with a sudden blow
: to come in quick forceful contact with
: to strike (something, such as a ball) with an object (such as a bat, club, or racket) so as to impart or redirect motion
: an act or instance of striking or forcefully coming in contact with someone or something : an act or instance of hitting or being hit
: a stroke of luck
: a great success
: 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
: 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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