bedroom community

noun

Definition of bedroom community

: a small community that has no major industries and that is lived in by people who go to another town or city to work They live in a bedroom community just outside of the city.

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“Bedroom community.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/bedroom%20community. Accessed 29 Sep. 2020.

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