Street-wise

Street-wise
1. skilled in living in an urban environment; knowing how to survive on the streets;
2. up with the latest trends or fashions; having street cred

Dictionary of Australian slang . 2013.

Игры ⚽ Поможем написать реферат

Look at other dictionaries:

  • street|wise — «STREET WYZ», adjective. U.S. familiar with local people and their problems; wise to the ways and needs of people on the street: »No mayor can function effectively unless he has around him competent and streetwise people who can assume much of… …   Useful english dictionary

  • street wise — wise about street life, been around    Let s ask Sal to go downtown with us. He s street wise …   English idioms

  • street-wise — Australian Slang 1. skilled in living in an urban environment; knowing how to survive on the streets; 2. up with the latest trends or fashions; having street cred …   English dialects glossary

  • street·wise — …   Useful english dictionary

  • Street level characters of The Wire — Street level characters comprise a large part of the cast on the fictional HBO drama series The Wire . Characters in this section range from homeless drug addicts up to drug king pins in charge of entire criminal empires.Barksdale… …   Wikipedia

  • Wise Foods, Inc. — Wise Foods Inc.Wise Foods, Inc. is a private company based in Kennesaw, Georgia, that makes and sells snacks through retail food outlets in 15 eastern seaboard states as well as Vermont, Ohio, West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Washington, D …   Wikipedia

  • Wise (Virginia) — Wise Gerichtsgebäude des Wise County in Wise (erbaut 1896) (National Register of Historic Places seit 1981) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Wise Stores — was a department store located in Eastern Canada. Founded in 1930 in Montreal by Alex Wise, Wise Stores expanded their presence in the 1960s with the arrival of shopping centres. In 1992, the company acquired the even longer running and… …   Wikipedia

  • street smart — [adj] shrewd artful, astute, cagey, calculating, canny, clever, crafty, cunning, experienced, foxy*, ingenious, intelligent, perceptive, quick witted, savvy*, seasoned, sharp, slick*, sly, smart, smooth, streetwise, wily, wise; concepts 401,402 …   New thesaurus

  • Wise, Virginia — Infobox Settlement official name = Wise, Virginia settlement type = Town motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Location in the Commonwealth of Virginia mapsize1 = map caption1 = subdivision type = Country… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”