Definition of Threadneedle Street in English:

Threadneedle Street

proper noun

  • A street in the City of London containing the premises of the Bank of England.

Origin

Threadneedle from three-needle, possibly from a tavern with the arms of the City of London Guild of Needlemakers.

Pronunciation:

Threadneedle Street

/ˌθrɛdˈniːd(ə)l/