1) (a road with houses, shops etc on one or both sides, in a town or village: the main shopping street; I met her in the street.) ulica
2) ((abbreviated to St when written) used in the names of certain roads: Her address is 4 Shakespeare St.) ulica
- street directory
- be streets ahead of / better than
- be up someone's street
- not to be in the same street as
* * *
ulica, cesta; obsolete deželna cesta; vozišče, cestišče; ljudje na cesti ali prebivalci določene ulice
across the street — čez cesto (ulico)
in ( American on) the street — na ulici (cesti)
the street — glavna (poslovna) ulica
streets ahead, streets better figuratively colloquially daleč boljši (močnejši)
not in the same street with figuratively colloquially neprimerno slabši, ki se ne da primerjati z; (borza) zaključen po zaprtju borze
man in the street — človek z ulice, poprečen, navaden človck
side street — stranska ulica
woman of the streets — pocestnica, prostitutka
this is not up my street colloquially to se me ne tiče; to ni zame, to mi ne leži
to go on the streets figuratively iti na cesto, postati prostitutka
to have the key of the street — biti na cesti, biti brezdomec
to live in the street — biti stalno na poti, nikoli ne biti doma
the window looks on the street — okno gleda (je obrnjeno) na ulico
to walk the streets figuratively biti pocestnica, prostitutka
don't walk in the street! — ne hodi po vozišču (cestišču)!
to turn s.o. out into the street — postaviti koga na cesto, vreči koga iz stanovanja;
uličen, cesten
street lighting — cestna razsvetljava
street porter — postrešček
street sale — prodaja na cesti (ulici); (borza) kratkoročen, v prostem prometu, poborzni

English-Slovenian dictionary. 2013.


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