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neighborhood

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of neighborhood

  1. 1 an approximate amount, extent, or degree <a movie that's said to have cost in the neighborhood of 100 million dollars> Synonyms matter, tune, vicinity Related Words ballpark; nearness, proximity

  2. 2 an area (as of a city) set apart for some purpose or having some special feature <are you familiar with the city's Latino neighborhood?> Synonyms nabe, district, quarter, sectionRelated Words belt, zone; department, division, part; precinct, ward; area, backyard, locality, place, region; barrio, enclave, ghetto, hood (or 'hood)

  3. 3 the people living in a particular area <invited practically the whole neighborhood over for a big party> Synonyms communityRelated Words city, commune, hamlet, town, village; denizens, dwellers, inhabitants, residents; citizenry, culture, people, populace, public, society

  4. 4 an adjoining region or space <we were somewhere in the neighborhood of the Capitol because we could see the dome> Synonyms backyard, environs, purlieus, vicinage, vicinityRelated Words environment, surround, surroundings





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