Definition of word on the street
- Word on the street is that the company is going out of business.
: a speech sound or series of speech sounds that symbolizes and communicates a meaning usually without being divisible into smaller units capable of independent use
: the entire set of linguistic forms produced by combining a single base with various inflectional elements without change in the part of speech elements
: a written or printed character or combination of characters representing a spoken word
: to express in words : phrase
: 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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