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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

An alternative name that a person chooses or is given (especially in inner city neighborhoods);Slang for something (especially for an illegal drug);The name of a brokerage firm in which stock is held on behalf of a customer;The name of a street.

Usage examples (4)
  • All my stocks are held in street name
  • "`smack' is a street name for heroin
  • Her street name is Bonbon
  • Noun : "angel dust" is a street name for phencyclidine for more
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