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. 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

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

How to pronounce regional?

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How to say regional in sign language?

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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. 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.

  2. Ryan Cummings:

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

  3. Adriana Waltrick:

    Brazil is one of the top regional priorities for the group's expansion.

  4. Israel Defense Minister Moshe Yaalon:

    This of course challenges us, too, and here there is enormous importance to preserving what is called the State of Israel's 'qualitative edge' in the face of this regional arms race.

  5. Chief Executive David Taylor:

    A few years ago we got too central and global and too slow to address market opportunities. We need more direct ownership for our regional managers all the way to the store shelf.

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