Definition of nabe
1 : a neighborhood theater —usually used in plural with the
2 : neighborhood 4
Examples of nabe in a Sentence
although it has undergone several transformations over the years, Times Square remains one of New York's most fabled nabes
Recent Examples of nabe from the Web
King crab legs and snow crab are available two ways: steamed or boiled in a hot pot (nabe) with vegetables and tofu.
The Binghamton nabe was once a disused industrial stretch east of Midtown.
There will be a walking tour of Union Square at 2 p.m. with discounts — for example, 25 percent off a vegan puffer jacket ($345) and other goods at the men’s wear stalwart Rothman’s — and a photo scavenger hunt in the Flatiron nabe.
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Origin and Etymology of nabe
by shortening & alteration from neighborhood
First Known Use: 1933See Words from the same year
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