Neighborhood and Purlieus


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Neighborhood noun – An adjoining region or space.
Usage example: we were somewhere in the neighborhood of the Capitol because we could see the dome

Purlieus is a synonym for neighborhood in community topic. In some cases you can use "Purlieus" instead a noun "Neighborhood".
Nearby Words: neighborly, neighbor, neighboring, neighbouring, neighbour
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Neighborhood is a synonym for purlieus in environment topic. You can use "Neighborhood" instead a noun "Purlieus", if it concerns topics such as environ.
Synonyms for Purlieus
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