What does regional mean?

Definitions for regional
ˈri dʒə nlre·gion·al

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. regionaladjective

    characteristic of a region

    "regional flora"

  2. regionaladjective

    related or limited to a particular region

    "a regional dialect"

Wiktionary

  1. regionalnoun

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

  2. regionaladjective

    Of, or pertaining to, a specific region or district

  3. regionaladjective

    Of, or pertaining to, a large geographic region

  4. regionaladjective

    Of, or pertaining to, one part of the body

  5. regionaladjective

    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. Regionaladjective

    of or pertaining to a particular region; sectional

Editors Contribution

  1. regional

    Relating to a region.

    The regional government were very efficient and effective.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 14, 2020  

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

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  1. Loegrian

  2. geraniol

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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

Examples of regional in a Sentence

  1. Dan Rosenbaum/British:

    At a time when Iran is reportedly offering the Taliban bounties to kill U.S. and coalition forces in Afghanistan, the international community shouldnt be rewarding Tehran for its bad behavior, the U.N. Security Council is undermining its mission to maintain international peace and security. And Europe wants to have it both ways, expressing concern about its major implications for regional security while doing everything it can to preserve the JCPOA. Europes policy is unsustainable, and dismisses the concerns of those most impacted by the arms embargos expiration in the region namely the Gulf Cooperation Council and Israel.

  2. Shahzad Chaudhary:

    The U.S. wants a face-saving exit from Afghanistan, and sooner or later they will completely withdraw from Afghanistan, leaving the war-torn country mercilessly on its own fate, america wants us to fight their war, i.e. with the Haqqani network, which is purely an Afghan militant group. Regional powers should create a force for Afghanistan, which should play a role within itself for viable Afghan solution.

  3. Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri:

    There is no tangible evidence that trade bans have ever saved a species from extinction, it is imperative for our regional economy that SADC countries unite in defending our right to sustainably use our natural resources.

  4. Jeremy Douglas:

    The illicit drug market here is at a tipping point as synthetic opioid production appears to be migrating into places with deep governance problems like the Golden Triangle, southeast Asia could well become a source of opioids for other parts of the world while these substances get mixed into or displace part of the regional heroin supply.

  5. Jon Copestake:

    Hong Kong's liveability has been hit by the disruptive protests that took place last year. The city retains bragging rights over its regional competitor Singapore, but by a tiny margin. In fact both cities can still lay claim to being in the top tier of liveability where few, if any, aspects of life are restricted. This has not been the case in other parts of the world, with instability and unrest features undermining the scores of a number of cities globally.

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