Examples of locale in a sentence
They chose a tropical island as the locale for their wedding.
the locale of the story
Origin and Etymology of locale
modification of French local, from local, adjective
First Known Use: 1761
LOCALE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of locale for English Language Learners
: the place where something happens : the place where a story happens in a movie, book, etc.
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