Definitions for vicinityvɪˈsɪn ɪ ti

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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"

Wiktionary

  1. vicinity(Noun)

    proximity, or the state of being near

  2. vicinity(Noun)

    neighbourhood, or the nearby region

  3. vicinity(Noun)

    approximate size or amount

  4. Origin: From vicinitas > vicinus > vicus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Vicinity(noun)

    the quality or state of being near, or not remote; nearness; propinquity; proximity; as, the value of the estate was increased by the vicinity of two country seats

  2. Vicinity(noun)

    that which is near, or not remote; that which is adjacent to anything; adjoining space or country; neighborhood

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of vicinity in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of vicinity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Washington Irving:

    A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity freshen into smiles.

  2. Kathrin Altwegg:

    Asteroids could well have had much more water than they have today, they have just lived in the vicinity of the sun for 4.6 billion years.

  3. Horst Pilger:

    My wife and I both thought 'bomb'. We looked into each other's eyes, five or 10 seconds later, there was a major, major, major blast in close vicinity. It was massive.

  4. Ash Carter:

    We do know that American air assets ... were engaged in the Kunduz vicinity, and we do know that the structures that -- you see in the news -- were destroyed, i just can't tell you what the connection is at this time.

  5. Patrick Ryder:

    While we've seen no Russian airstrikes in the northern areas of Syria this week, it appears the Russians have conducted some airstrikes after all in southern Syria in the vicinity of Palmyra in support of the Syrian regime.

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Translations for vicinity

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • nærhed, nabolag, omegnDanish
  • Umgebung, Nachbarschaft, NäheGerman
  • lähiseutu, likimäärä, läheisyys, suuruusluokka, lähialue, kokoluokkaFinnish
  • voisinage, vicinité, environsFrench
  • àrainnScottish Gaelic
  • आस-पासHindi
  • közelHungarian
  • vicinanzaItalian
  • 付近, 近所, 概算, 近似量, 近傍, 周辺Japanese
  • tatangaMāori
  • nabijheid, buurt, omgeving, schattingDutch
  • pobliże, sąsiedztwo, okolicaPolish
  • vecinătate, apropiereRomanian
  • окрестность, соседство, близостьRussian
  • trakt, grannskap, närhetSwedish
  • mahal, civar, yakınlık, komşulukTurkish

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