Definition of Suburb. Meaning of Suburb. Synonyms of Suburb

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Definition of Suburb

Suburb
Suburb Sub"urb, n. [L. suburbium; sub under, below, near + urbs a city. See Urban.] 1. An outlying part of a city or town; a smaller place immediately adjacent to a city; in the plural, the region which is on the confines of any city or large town; as, a house stands in the suburbs; a garden situated in the suburbs of Paris. ``In the suburbs of a town.' --Chaucer. [London] could hardly have contained less than thirty or forty thousand souls within its walls; and the suburbs were very populous. --Hallam. 2. Hence, the confines; the outer part; the environment. ``The suburbs . . . of sorrow.' --Jer. Taylor. The suburb of their straw-built citadel. --Milton. Suburb roister, a rowdy; a loafer. [Obs.] --Milton.

Meaning of Suburb from wikipedia

- A suburb is a mixed-use or residential area, existing either as part of a city or urban area or as a separate residential community within commuting distance...
- 121°27′58″E / 30.749°S 121.466°E / -30.749; 121.466 Kalgoorlie is the central suburb of the Kalgoorlie-Boulder metropolitan area in the Goldfields-Esperance...
- Inner suburb is a term used for a variety of suburban communities that are generally located very close to the centre of a large city (the inner city and...
- suburb but the antithesis of a suburb: not a rural retreat, but a more integrated foundation for an effective urban life." The planned Garden Suburb emerged...
- northeastern U.S. usage), "bedroom town", "bedroom suburb" (U.S. usage), "dormitory town", "dormitory suburb" or less commonly a "dormitory village" (British...
- tournament was won by Brazil, who beat Sweden 5–2 in the final in the Stockholm suburb of Solna for their first title. The tournament is also notable for marking...
- believed to have taken place on the bank of Merri Cr**** (near the modern day suburb of Northcote), consisted of an offering of: blankets, knives, mirrors, sugar...
- Australia. The name and boundary of a locality (commonly referred to as a suburb in metropolitan areas[according to whom?]) is determined under the authority...
- Perth is a suburb in Western Australia that includes both the central business district of the Perth metropolitan area, and a suburban area spreading north...
- East Fremantle and White Gum Valley to the east. The central part of the suburb extends eastwards to include Royal Fremantle Golf Club and a suburban area...
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