neighbourhood - definition and synonyms

 
 
noun [countable] 

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/ˈneɪbə(r)ˌhʊd/
singularneighbourhood
pluralneighbourhoods
  1. a particular area of a city or town

    He lives in our neighbourhood.

    a poor/middle-class/wealthy neighbourhood

    a Chinese/Italian neighbourhood

    1. a.
      the people who live near each other

      The whole neighbourhood came to the school fete.