What does suburb mean?

suburb in AZ Dictionary

(n) A usually domestic location or community outlying a city.
(n) The usually domestic area around an important town; the environs.
(n) the region on periphery of a city or huge town that falls between becoming truly an element of the town, but is perhaps not countryside both.
Suburban; worthy of the suburbs, or to the less well regulated parts of a city.

suburb in Community Dictionary

A Neighborhood where whole area is clean or peaceful. by RandyReport definition
in your geographical area when you do not desire to inhabit the inner city. It is somewhere of mainly middle-class domiciles, Walmart, football mothers, SUVs, strip malls and also the homes of corporate bigwigs. Suburbs in the usa started initially to sprout throughout the post WWII years as households left the main towns and cities for a quieter, less dangerous plus calm lifestyle. But some suburbs are simply since bad whilst the inner-city it self. In accordance with the US census, the amount of persons located in the suburbs today outnumbers those who work in the central towns and cities. by BreannReport definition

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  • Synonym for "suburb"
    • outskirt, skirt, faubourg
  • Phrases for "suburb"
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  • Hyponym for "suburb"
    • bedroom community, Orly, stockbroker belt, Wimbledon, clichy-la-garenne
  • Hypernym for "suburb"
    • community, residential district, residential area
  • Form for "suburb"
    • burb, suburbia, suburban, suburbian
  • Same Context for "suburb"
    • neighborhoods, neighborhood, thoroughfare, hamlet, district
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