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Streets (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /stree-its/

Also known as: The Streets

What does Streets mean?

Where illegal activities take place.

Streets Synonyms: Ghetto, Hood

Example sentence: “I’ve been finessing these payments, i’m in the streets.”

Streets in songs:

“Is it love for the streets when the lights get dark?” – Kendrick Lamar, LOYALTY..

“Flyin’ to a party I am not invited to, feelin’ like the streets need me” – Royce da 5’9″, Not Alike.

“The streets raised me, I’m a whole bastard” – 21 Savage, Bank Account.

“In the streets I can greet ya, about blunts I teach ya” – Nas, N.Y. State of Mind.

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Cite this page: "Streets." Rap Dictionary, DailyRapFacts. Accessed June 3, 2023.