What does Neighborhood mean?

Definitions for Neighborhoodˈneɪ bərˌhʊd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Neighborhood.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. vicinity, locality, neighborhood, neighbourhood, neck of the woods(noun)

    a surrounding or nearby region

    "the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville"; "it is a rugged locality"; "he always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood"; "I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods"

  2. neighborhood, neighbourhood(noun)

    people living near one another

    "it is a friendly neighborhood"; "my neighborhood voted for Bush"

  3. region, neighborhood(noun)

    the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of')

    "it was going to take in the region of two or three months to finish the job"; "the price is in the neighborhood of $100"

  4. neighborhood(noun)

    an area within a city or town that has some distinctive features (especially one forming a community)

    "an ethnic neighborhood"

Wiktionary

  1. neighborhood(Noun)

    The quality of being a neighbor, living nearby, next to each-other

    Our neighborhood was our only reason to exchange hollow greetings

  2. neighborhood(Noun)

    A nearby area.

  3. neighborhood(Noun)

    The inhabitants of a residential area.

    The fire alarmed the neighborhood.

  4. neighborhood(Noun)

    A division of a municipality or region, formally or informally divided

    We have just moved to a pleasant neighborhood

  5. neighborhood(Noun)

    The quality of physical proximity.

    The slums and the palace were in awful neighborhood.

  6. neighborhood(Noun)

    The disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness or good will.

  7. neighborhood(Noun)

    The neighborhood of a point x is... (depending on the author):

Webster Dictionary

  1. Neighborhood(noun)

    the quality or condition of being a neighbor; the state of being or dwelling near; proximity

  2. Neighborhood(noun)

    a place near; vicinity; adjoining district; a region the inhabitants of which may be counted as neighbors; as, he lives in my neighborhood

  3. Neighborhood(noun)

    the inhabitants who live in the vicinity of each other; as, the fire alarmed all the neiborhood

  4. Neighborhood(noun)

    the disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness or good will

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Neighborhood in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Neighborhood in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jane Austen:

    Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.

  2. Red Buttons:

    He's a real loser. He moved into a new neighborhood and got run over by the Welcome Wagon.

  3. Dick Gregory:

    I never believed in Santa Claus because I knew no white dude would come into my neighborhood after dark.

  4. Matthew Kromartie:

    Imagine if a Caucasian boy was found hanging in a black neighborhood in the same way, everyone in that neighborhood would have been a suspect.

  5. Mayor Eric Garcetti:

    The city has pushed this problem from neighborhood to neighborhood for too long, it has cost us money, and most importantly it's cost us lives.

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Translations for Neighborhood

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • قرب, جوار, حيArabic
  • ваколіцыBelarusian
  • barriCatalan, Valencian
  • sousedstvo, sousedstvíCzech
  • omegn, nabolag, kvarterDanish
  • Viertel, Stadtteil, Nachbarschaft, Kiez, im Bereich von, ungefähr, Quartier, UmgebungGerman
  • περίχωρα, γειτονιά, γειτνίασηGreek
  • najbareco, kvartalo, najbaraĵoEsperanto
  • colonia, barrio, fraccionamiento, vecindadSpanish
  • naabrid, naabrus, ümbruskondEstonian
  • همسایگیPersian
  • lähistö, alue, lähiympäristö, naapuri, kaupunginosa, naapurusto, naapuruus, naapurisopu, kulmakunta, läheisyys, suunnilleen, lähiseutu, ympäristöFinnish
  • environs, voisinage, quartierFrench
  • coimhearsnachdScottish Gaelic
  • שְׁכוּנָהHebrew
  • szomszédság, környék, szomszédokHungarian
  • թաղArmenian
  • nágrenniIcelandic
  • vicinato, quartiere, vicinanzaItalian
  • 近所, 近隣, 周辺Japanese
  • ជំនិតKhmer
  • 近處, 근처Korean
  • vicinitasLatin
  • kaimynystėLithuanian
  • комшии, соседи, комшилук, соседствоMacedonian
  • omgivelseNorwegian
  • nabuurschap, nabijheid, wijk, kwartier, buurtDutch
  • boområder, naboer, naboskapNorwegian
  • sąsiedztwoPolish
  • vizinhança, bairroPortuguese
  • vecinătateRomanian
  • округа, близость, соседи, окрестности, соседствоRussian
  • súsedstvo, су́сједство, súsjedstvo, су́седствоSerbo-Croatian
  • grannsämja, närhet, bostadsområde, grannskap, kvarterSwedish
  • mtaaSwahili
  • semt, etraf, mahalle, civar, komşuluk, çevre, konu komşu, mahalleliTurkish
  • околиці, сусідство, округаUkrainian
  • nilädanef, nilädVolapük

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