Definition of side street
: a street joining and often terminated by a main thoroughfare
Examples of side street in a sentence
We live on a quiet side street.
First Known Use of side street
SIDE STREET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of side street for English Language Learners
: a smaller street that connects to and often ends at a main road
Learn More about side street
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up side street? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).