follow Dictionary.com

11 Trending Words of 2014

pound the streets

Slang definitions & phrases for pound the streets

pound the pavement

verb phrase
  1. To walk a police beat
  2. To trudge about the streets, esp looking for work: the liberal arts graduates pounding the Park Avenue pavements (1940s+)

The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for pound

8
11
Scrabble Words With Friends