Definition of Throgmorton Street in English:

Throgmorton Street

noun

  • Allusively: the London Stock Exchange; London Stock Exchange members or traders collectively; the financial sector of the City of London in general.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The Pall Mall Gazette. From Throgmorton Street, the name of a street in the City of London, where the Stock Exchange was formerly located.

Pronunciation

Throgmorton Street

/ˈθrɒɡmɔːtn striːt//θrɒɡˈmɔːtn striːt/