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vicinity

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of vicinity

  1. 1 an adjoining region or space <there are no hotels in the vicinity of the hospital> Synonyms backyard, neighborhood, purlieus, vicinage, environsRelated Words environment, surround, surroundings

  2. 2 the state or condition of being near <the vicinity of the town's only elementary school was one reason why the young couple bought the house> Synonyms adjacency, closeness, contiguity, immediacy, nearness, propinquity, proximityRelated Words abutment, juxtapositionAntonyms distance, remoteness

  3. 3 an approximate amount, extent, or degree <starting salaries in that field are in the vicinity of $50,000 a year> Synonyms matter, tune, neighborhoodRelated Words ballpark; nearness, proximity




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