Neighbourhood and Vicinity


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Neighbourhood noun – A surrounding or nearby region.
Vicinity is a synonym for neighbourhood in closeness topic. In some cases you can use "Vicinity" instead a noun "Neighbourhood", when it comes to topics like locality, locale, environs, neighborhood. popular alternative
Nearby Words: neighbourly, neighbouring, neighbour, neighbourship, neighboured
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Vicinity noun – A surrounding or nearby region.
Usage example: the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville

Neighbourhood is a synonym for vicinity (British) in closeness topic. You can use "Neighbourhood" instead a noun "Vicinity", if it concerns topics such as area, place, locality, locale. popular alternative
Nearby Word: vicinal
Synonyms for Vicinity

How words are described

rough rough neighbourhood rough vicinity
entire entire neighbourhood entire vicinity
surrounding surrounding neighbourhood surrounding vicinity
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