What does regional mean?

Definitions for regionalˈri dʒə nl

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. regional(adj)

    characteristic of a region

    "regional flora"

  2. regional(adj)

    related or limited to a particular region

    "a regional dialect"

Wiktionary

  1. regional(Noun)

    An entity or event with scope limited to a single region.

  2. regional(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, a specific region or district

  3. regional(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, a large geographic region

  4. regional(Adjective)

    Of, or pertaining to, one part of the body

  5. regional(Adjective)

    Of a state or other geographic area, those parts which are not metropolitan, but are somewhat densely populated and usually contain a number of significant towns.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regional(adj)

    of or pertaining to a particular region; sectional

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #1348

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1372

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regional' in Adjectives Frequency: #158

Anagrams for regional »

  1. Loegrian

  2. geraniol

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regional in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regional in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Ryan Cummings:

    Even if the combined forces are successful in dislodging Boko Haram from its regional strongholds, this may not bring about regional stability.

  2. Brian Hansford:

    As arrivals increase, the reception capacity and conditions remain seriously inadequate, this is a regional problem that needs a regional response and regional solidarity.

  3. Yahya Jammeh:

    As an independent Muslim country, we will not be tied to any bloc that promotes decadence and ungodly behavior, we are no longer going to entertain any dialogue with the European Union, either directly or through the sub-regional, regional and international blocs of which we are members.

  4. Bala Garba:

    Gambia's government will not tolerate any negotiation on the issue of homosexuality with the EU or any international block or nation, we are no longer going to entertain any dialogue with the EU either directly or through sub-regional, regional and international blocks to which we are members.

  5. William Plomer:

    Johannes Meintjes… is one of the more articulate South Africans of his generation. A prolific painter, he is also a fluent author in both English and Afrikaans. With unresting curiosity about South African national and regional history, he seems blessedly free from political or racial bias, and when he writes of nations or persons in conflict is alert to what is good or bad on both sides.

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