Neighborhood and Vicinity


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Neighborhood noun – An approximate amount, extent, or degree.
Usage example: a movie that's said to have cost in the neighborhood of 100 million dollars

Vicinity is a synonym for neighborhood in area topic. In some cases you can use "Vicinity" instead a noun "Neighborhood", when it comes to topics like community, environs, near, suburban area. popular alternative
Nearby Words: neighborly, neighbor, neighboring, neighbouring, neighbour
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Vicinity noun – An adjoining region or space.
Usage example: there are no hotels in the vicinity of the hospital

Neighborhood is a synonym for vicinity (American) in environs topic. You can use "Neighborhood" instead a noun "Vicinity", if it concerns topics such as near, suburban area, local area. popular alternative
Nearby Word: vicinal
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