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

Anagrams for regional »

  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. Chief Executive Ronaldo Iabrudi:

    In Brazil, the biggest growth comes during the crisis, in food retail, we think there are several regional chains that are facing trouble ahead ... Our mergers and acquisitions team is looking at who wants to make a deal.

  2. Baltimore Police Commissioner Michael Harrison:

    Our collaboration with the US Marshals Capital Area Regional Fugitive Task Force and participation in joint operations like Operation Washout reflect our ongoing partnership and commitment to apprehending some of the most violent offenders and taking them off the streets, this operation demonstrated our ongoing efforts in working with all of our law enforcement partners at the federal, state and local level in creating a safer Baltimore.

  3. Joseph Cirincione:

    People talk very cavalierly about these strikes. It's really appalling to me that this kind of discussion goes on, this is not a pinprick attack. This would be weeks of hundreds of U.S. sorties. This would be the beginning of a major war in the Middle East that would make the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq look like warm-up acts, and it would have regional consequences.

  4. Environment Minister Manuel Pulgar-Vidal:

    Since 2008 the national government has delegated land use decisions to regional authorities, including the right to offer palm oil concessions, we recognize that was not a good decision.

  5. Hiromichi Morimoto:

    Asia Pacific region is promising for us, for regional jets. We are right now working really hard on sales promotion in the Asia Pacific region.

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