Definition of Petticoat Lane in English:

Petticoat Lane

noun

  • Allusively. A street market resembling that held in Petticoat Lane.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From Petticoat Lane, the former name of a street in the City of London.

Pronunciation

Petticoat Lane

/ˌpɛtɪkəʊt ˈleɪn/