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suburbia

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noun sub·ur·bia \sə-ˈbər-bē-ə\

Simple Definition of suburbia

  • : suburbs in general; also : people who live in suburbs

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of suburbia

  1. 1 :  the suburbs of a city

  2. 2 :  people who live in the suburbs

  3. 3 :  suburban life

Examples of suburbia in a sentence

  1. a problem that is common in suburbia

  2. the percentage of the country's population living in suburbia

  3. The film is an interesting critique of suburbia.



Origin of suburbia

New Latin, from English suburb


First Known Use: 1895

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