woman in the street

woman in the street
the average woman: a new magazine for the woman in the street.
[1925-30]

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  • woman in the street — the average woman: a new magazine for the woman in the street. [1925 30] …   Useful english dictionary

  • woman of the street — noun a woman who engages in sexual intercourse for money • Syn: ↑prostitute, ↑cocotte, ↑whore, ↑harlot, ↑bawd, ↑tart, ↑cyprian, ↑fancy woman, ↑working girl, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) man (and woman) in the street — the ˌman (and/or ˌwoman) in the ˈstreet idiom an average or ordinary person, either male or female • Politicians often don t understand the views of the man in the street. Main entry: ↑manidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) man (or woman) in the street — the ˌman (and/or ˌwoman) in the ˈstreet idiom an average or ordinary person, either male or female • Politicians often don t understand the views of the man in the street. Main entry: ↑manidiom …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) woman on the street — an ordinary woman. Her research looks at what the woman on the street thinks about the police. Related vocabulary: the man on the street …   New idioms dictionary

  • (the) woman on the street — the man/woman/person/ on/in/the street phrase an average man woman person The man in the street isn’t very interested in ballet. Th …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) woman in the street — the man/woman/person/ on/in/the street phrase an average man woman person The man in the street isn’t very interested in ballet. Th …   Useful english dictionary

  • (the) woman in the street — the man/woman/person in the street a typical, ordinary person. Do the plans for celebrating the millennium take into account the views of the man in the street? …   New idioms dictionary

  • the woman in the street — See the man in the street …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • the man/woman in the street — AN ORDINARY PERSON, Mr/Mrs Average; Brit. informal Joe Bloggs, Joe Public, the man on the Clapham omnibus; N. Amer. informal John Doe, Joe Sixpack. → street …   Useful english dictionary

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