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neighborhood Explained

neighborhood at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


neighborhood at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

77 Moby Thesaurus words for "neighborhood":
airspace, alentours, ambience, ambit, approach, approximation,
area, belt, borderlands, circle, circuit, circumambiencies,
circumjacencies, circumstances, closeness, compass, confines,
context, continental shelf, convergence, corridor, country,
department, district, division, entourage,
environing circumstances, environment, environs, extent,
foreground, gestalt, ground, habitat, heartland, hinterland,
immediacy, immediate foreground, land, magnitude, matter, milieu,
nearness, nighness, offshore rights, outposts, outskirts, part,
parts, perimeter, periphery, place, precinct, precincts, premises,
propinquity, proximity, purlieus, quarter, range, region, salient,
section, situation, soil, space, suburbs, surroundings, terrain,
territory, three-mile limit, total environment, tune,
twelve-mile limit, vicinage, vicinity, zone

neighborhood at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[N] (Proximity): nearness, proximity, propinquity, vicinity, neighborhood, adjacency, contiguity, short distance, short cut, close quarters, stone's throw*, neighborhood, environs.

[N] (Proximity): nearness, proximity, propinquity, vicinity, neighborhood, adjacency, contiguity, short distance, short cut, close quarters, stone's throw*, neighborhood, environs.

[N] (Environment): , environment, environs, encompassment, atmosphere, medium, surroundings, border, edge, circumference, outskirts, suburb, entourage, neighborhood, vicinity.

Neighborhood at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Neighborhood \Neigh"bor*hood\, n. [Written also neighbourhood.]
1. The quality or condition of being a neighbor; the state of
being or dwelling near; proximity.

Then the prison and the palace were in awful
neighborhood. --Ld. Lytton.

2. A place near; vicinity; adjoining district; a region the
inhabitants of which may be counted as neighbors; as, he
lives in my neighborhood.

3. The inhabitants who live in the vicinity of each other;
as, the fire alarmed all the neiborhood.

4. The disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness
or good will. [Obs.] --Jer. Taylor.

Syn: Vicinity; vicinaty; proximity.

Usage: {Neighborhood}, {Vicinity}. Neigborhood is
Anglo-Saxon, and vicinity is Latin. Vicinity does not
commonly denote so close a connection as neighborhood.
A neigborhood is a more immediately vicinity. The
houses immediately adjoining a square are in the
neighborhood of that square; those which are somewhat
further removed are also in the vicinity of the

neighborhood at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

n 1: a surrounding or nearby region; "the plane crashed in the
vicinity of Asheville"; "it is a rugged locality"; "he
always blames someone else in the immediate
neighborhood"; "I will drop in on you the next time I am
in this neck of the woods" [syn: {vicinity}, {locality},
{neighbourhood}, {neck of the woods}]
2: people living near one another; "it is a friendly
neighborhood"; "my neighborhood voted for Bush" [syn: {neighbourhood}]
3: the approximate amount of something (usually used
prepositionally as in `in the region of'); "it was going
to take in the region of two or three months to finish the
job"; "the price is in the neighborhood of $100" [syn: {region}]

neighborhood at English (WD) Of Explained:

Inter: slim-wikipedia » dab=Neighborhood (disambiguation)|neighborhood

Alternative forms

* neighbourhood


From Inter: suffix » neighbor|hood.


* Inter: audio » en-us-neighborhood.ogg|Audio (US)


Inter: en-noun » s|-
  • Inter: obsolet » e The quality of being a neighbor, living nearby, next to each-other
    1. : ''Our neighborhood was our only reason to exchange hollow greetings
    2. A nearby area.
    3. The inhabitants of a residential area.
    4. : ''The fire alarmed the neighborhood.
    5. A division of a municipality or region, formally or informally divided
    6. : ''We have just moved to a pleasant neighborhood
    7. An approximate amount.
    8. : He must be making in the neighborhood of $200,000 per year.
    9. Inter: uncountabl » e The quality of physical proximity.
    10. : ''The slums and the palace were in awful neighborhood.
    11. Inter: obsolet » e The disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness or good will.
    12. Inter: topolog » y The neighborhood of a point x is... (depending on the author):
    13. open set which contains point x.
    14. ...a set containing an open set which contains point x.


      * vicinity

  • proximity
  • quarter

    Derived terms

    * microneighborhood

    Related terms

    * neighborly


    Inter: trans-top » quality of being a neighbor
  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|nabuurschap
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|naapuruus
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|vicinato|m

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|naboskap|n
    • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|komşuluk

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » nearby area
    • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|جوار|m|tr=jiwaar, Inter: t- » ar|قرب|m|tr=qurb
    • Armenian: Inter: t- » hy|թաղ|tr=t’aġ
    • Belarusian: Inter: t- » be|ваколіцы|f|p|tr=vakólicy
    • Chinese:
    • : Mandarin: Inter: t- » cmn|附近|tr=fùjìn|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|鄰里|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|邻里|tr=línlǐ|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|周圍|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|周围|tr=zhōuwéi|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|街坊|tr=jiēfang|sc=Hani
    • Czech: Inter: t- » cs|sousedství|n
    • Dutch: Inter: t+ » nl|buurt|f, Inter: t+ » nl|kwartier|n, Inter: t+ » nl|wijk
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|najbaraĵo
    • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|naabrus, Inter: t- » et|ümbruskond
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|alue, Inter: t- » fi|lähiympäristö, Inter: t- » fi|lähistö
    • French: Inter: t+ » fr|voisinage|m, Inter: t+ » fr|environs|m|p, Inter: t+ » fr|quartier|m
    • German: Inter: t+ » de|Nachbarschaft|f, Inter: t+ » de|Umgebung|f
    • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|γειτονιά|f|tr=geitoniá
    • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|szomszédság, Inter: t- » hu|szomszédok
    • Icelandic: Inter: t+ » is|nágrenni|n
    • Italian: Inter: t- » it|vicinato|m, Inter: t+ » it|quartiere|m
    • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|近所|tr=きんじょ, kinjo, Inter: t- » ja|近隣|tr=きんりん, kinrin, Inter: t- » ja|周辺|tr=しゅうへん, shūhen
    • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|근처|tr=geuncheo|sc=Hang (Inter: t+ » ko|近處|sc=Kore)
    • Latin: Inter: t- » la|vicinitas

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|соседство|n|tr=sósedstvo, Inter: t- » mk|комшилук|m|tr=kómšiluk
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|naboskap|n
  • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|sąsiedztwo|n
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|vizinhança|f
  • Romanian: Inter: t- » ro|vecinătate
  • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|соседство|n|tr=sosédstvo, Inter: t+ » ru|окрестности|f|p|tr=okréstnosti, Inter: t+ » ru|близость|f|tr=blízost', Inter: t+ » ru|округа|f|tr=okrúga
  • Scots: neibourheid
  • Serbo-Croatian:
  • : Cyrillic: Inter: t- » sh|суседство|n|alt=су́седство|sc=Cyrl (Ekavian), Inter: t- » sh|сусједство|n|alt=су́сједство|sc=Cyrl (Ijekavian)
  • : Roman: Inter: t- » sh|susedstvo|n|alt=súsedstvo (Ekavian), Inter: t- » sh|susjedstvo|n|alt=súsjedstvo (Ijekavian)
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|vecindad|f, Inter: t+ » es|barrio|m
  • Swahili: Inter: t+ » sw|mtaa
  • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|grannskap|c
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|civar, Inter: t+ » tr|semt, Inter: t+ » tr|mahalle
  • Ukrainian: Inter: t- » uk|сусідство|n|tr=susídstvo, Inter: t+ » uk|округа|f|tr=okrúha, Inter: t- » uk|околиці|f|p|tr=okólyci

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » inhabitants of a residential area
    • Dutch: buurt (gemeenschap)
    • Estonian: Inter: t- » et|naabrid|p
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|naapurusto, Inter: t+ » fi|naapuri|alt=naapurit|p

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|vicinato|m
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|naboer|p
  • Turkish: Inter: t- » tr|konu komşu

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » division of a municipality or region
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|kvartalo
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|kaupunginosa, Inter: t+ » fi|alue, Inter: t+ » fi|kulmakunta
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|quartiere|m
    • Khmer: Inter: t+ » km|ជំនិត|tr=jom nit|sc=Khmr

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Norwegian: Inter: t- » no|boområder|p
  • Portuguese: Inter: t+ » pt|bairro|m
  • Spanish: Inter: t+ » es|barrio|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » approximate amount
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|suunnilleen Inter: qualifier » adverb

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » quality of physical proximity
    • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|nabijheid
    • Esperanto: Inter: t- » eo|najbareco
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|läheisyys, Inter: t- » fi|naapuruus

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Greek: Inter: t+ » el|γειτνίαση|f|tr=geitníasi
  • Italian: Inter: t- » it|vicinanza|f
  • Turkish: Inter: t+ » tr|çevre, Inter: t+ » tr|etraf

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » neighborly kindness or good will
    • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|naapurisopu

    Inter: trans-mi » d
    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: trans-top » topology: neighborhood of a point x
    • Finnish: Inter: t+ » fi|ympäristö, Inter: t- » fi|lähistö
    • Italian: Inter: t+ » it|quartiere|m

    Inter: trans-mi » d
  • Norwegian:
  • : Bokmål: Inter: t- » nb|omgivelse|m

  • Inter: trans-botto » m
    Inter: checktrans-to » p
    • Inter: ttbc » et: naabrus, ümbruskond
    • Inter: ttbc » fr: quartier {{m}}, voisinage {{m}}

    Inter: trans-botto » m

    See also

    * Inter: pedi » a
    Category: ang:neighborhood -
    Translation: et » neighborhood
    Translation: el » neighborhood
    Translation: es » neighborhood
    Translation: eu » neighborhood
    Translation: fr » neighborhood
    Translation: ko » neighborhood
    Translation: io » neighborhood
    Translation: it » neighborhood
    Translation: li » neighborhood
    Translation: hu » neighborhood
    Translation: ml » neighborhood
    Translation: my » neighborhood
    Translation: nl » neighborhood
    Translation: pl » neighborhood
    Translation: fi » neighborhood
    Translation: sv » neighborhood
    Translation: ta » neighborhood
    Translation: tr » neighborhood
    Translation: vi » neighborhood
    Translation: zh » neighborhood