concrete jungle

noun

Definition of concrete jungle

: a modern city or urban area filled with large buildings and regarded especially as a harshly competitive, unwelcoming, or dangerous place

First Known Use of concrete jungle

1925, in the meaning defined above

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“Concrete jungle.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/concrete%20jungle. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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concrete jungle

noun

English Language Learners Definition of concrete jungle

informal : a modern city or part of a city regarded as an unpleasant place filled with large, ugly buildings

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