from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Having the shrewd awareness, experience, and resourcefulness needed for survival in a difficult, often dangerous urban environment.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Having the necessary knack, personality and instinct for survival in rough, urban environments.
- adj. Possessing a style that embodies the life and microculture located within urban settings, typically in the States.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. having the shrewd resourcefulness needed to survive in an urban environment
street + wise (Wiktionary)