Examples of gentrify in a sentence
As the neighborhood became gentrified, the people who had lived there for many years could no longer afford it.
GENTRIFY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of gentrify for English Language Learners
: to change (a place, such as an old neighborhood) by improving it and making it more appealing to people who have money
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