Community and Neighbourhood


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Community noun – The people living in a particular area.
Neighbourhood is a synonym for community in district topic. In some cases you can use "Neighbourhood" instead the word "Community" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like area, place, locale.
Nearby Words: communion, commune, communal, communist, communistic
Synonyms for Community


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Neighbourhood noun – People living near one another.
Community is a synonym for neighbourhood in district topic. You can use "Community" instead the word "Neighbourhood" as a noun or an adjective, if it concerns topics such as locale.
Nearby Words: neighbourly, neighbouring, neighbour, neighbourship, neighboured
Synonyms for Neighbourhood

How words are described

human human community human neighbourhood
poor poor community poor neighbourhood
small small community small neighbourhood
entire entire community entire neighbourhood
Other adjectives: black, rural, criminal, new, given, dwarf, larger, surrounding, suburban, Hispanic.

Both words in one sentence

  • The local pub (or "local") is frequently the glue that knits together a community or neighbourhood, and is an obvious focal point for the cast of many British Series.
    Source: My Local
  • In The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air, Will joins a group protesting the closure of a community centre in a majority-black neighbourhood, and gives an interview about it to a news anchor.
  • Literature / Motherless Brooklyn Neighbourhood-Friendly Gangsters: Frank obviously has good relations with the community he operates out of as he's able to go to the local orphanage to find new recruits.
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Neighbourhood and Community. (2016). Retrieved 2021, December 07, from
Community & Neighbourhood. N.p., 2016. Web. 07 Dec. 2021. <>.
Neighbourhood or Community. 2016. Accessed December 07, 2021.

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