Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. Toward the higher part of a street.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. Toward the higher part of a street.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • At or toward the higher part or upper end of a street.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

up +‎ street

Examples

  • She paused outside Craven's Undertaking Parlor, looking upstreet at the laughing boys on their ladders, hanging paper lanterns from high poles and building eaves.

    Wizard and Glass

  • We went upstreet, through the shadow of the great grim fort.

    The Ivory Trail

  • No, it wasn't a pedestrian crossing - the pedestrian crossing was about 100m upstreet.

    Muti

  • An annual literary publication that prints fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry from authors in town and around the country, upstreet is Berkshire-grown and making its way onto the national stage.

    GotPoetry.com News

  • Pressing himself into the shadows of a carriage house, Jabey peered upstreet and down at the dark, massive forms of the istocrats’ castles.

    PodCastle » Podcastle 78: The Tinyman and Caroline

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.