the sport of racing down a paved incline on a wheeled sled, in a supine position.
the sled itself.
the sport of descending a steep road or track on a large type of skateboard on which riders lie on their backs, descending feet first
the recreation of sledding on an inclined dry surface in a specially made toboggan; also called land luge , luge road racing
Street luges have been clocked moving faster than 80 mph, with the rider lying mere inches from the pavement.
noun 1. the vocation of a church worker, clergyman, or the like who frequents public places in an attempt to help runaways, prostitutes, or others on the margins of society.
noun, Slang. 1. walking-around money (def 2).
noun, Stock Exchange. 1. a broker who holds securities registered in his or her name instead of in the name of the customer, especially for convenience in executing transfers and in pledging for borrowing in margin accounts. 2. a familiar or slang name of a narcotic drug: “angel dust” is a street name for phencyclidine.
noun 1. knowledge of how to get along in an urban neighborhood; street smarts.