neighborhood


neighborhood

noun

Definition of NEIGHBORHOOD

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
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?>
3
the people living in a particular area <invited practically the whole neighborhood over for a big party>
Synonyms neighborhood
4
an adjoining region or space <we were somewhere in the neighborhood of the Capitol because we could see the dome>

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