take to the streets

Definition of take to the streets

  1. :  to go outside on the streets Angry citizens took to the streets to protest the war.

Word by Word Definitions

takeplay
  1. :  to get into one's hands or into one's possession, power, or control: such as

    :  to seize or capture physically

    :  to get possession of (fish or game) by killing or capturing

  1. :  something that is taken:

    :  the amount of money received :  proceeds, receipts, income

    :  share, cut

streetsplay
  1. :  by a considerable margin


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