Neighbourhood and Region


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Neighbourhood noun – A surrounding or nearby region.
Region is a synonym for neighbourhood in district topic. In some cases you can use "Region" instead a noun "Neighbourhood", when it comes to topics like area.
Nearby Words: neighbourly, neighbouring, neighbour, neighbourship, neighboured
Synonyms for Neighbourhood


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Region noun – A part or portion having no fixed boundaries.
Neighbourhood is a synonym for region. (British) You can use "Neighbourhood" instead a noun "Region".
Nearby Words: regional, regionalism, regionally
Synonyms for Region

How words are described

particular particular neighbourhood particular region
small small neighbourhood small region
entire entire neighbourhood entire region
dangerous dangerous neighbourhood dangerous region
Other adjectives: rural, new, given, impoverished, different, surrounding.

Both words in one sentence

  • Ethnic Scrappy Though this is more "showing people around the neighbourhood" rather than being taken thousands of kilometers across the country or general region.
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Region or Neighbourhood. 2016. Accessed November 30, 2021.

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