What does suburban mean?

Definitions for suburban
səˈbɜr bənsub·ur·ban

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. suburban(adj)

    relating to or characteristic of or situated in suburbs

    "suburban population"


  1. suburban(Adjective)

    Relating to or characteristic of or situated on the outskirts of a city.

    Etymology: From suburbanus, from prefix sub-, + urbs, + adjective suffix -anus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Suburban(adj)

    of or pertaining to suburbs; inhabiting, or being in, the suburbs of a city

    Etymology: [L. suburbanus.]

  2. Suburban(noun)

    one who dwells in the suburbs

    Etymology: [L. suburbanus.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suburban in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suburban in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of suburban in a Sentence

  1. General Motors:

    General Motors is voluntarily recalling certain 2014-2018 model year Cadillac Escalade, Chevrolet Silverado, Chevrolet Suburban, Chevrolet Tahoe, GMC Sierra, and GMC Yukon vehicles for a condition related to increased brake pedal effort, in rare circumstances, these vehicles may have a condition in which the engine-mounted mechanical vacuum pump output may decrease over time, decreasing the amount of vacuum/power brake assist.

  2. Bill Burton:

    I actually think California is a bellwether for the whole country, you have a mix of suburban, ex-urban, rural areas where you have competitive races. I don't think it's that dissimilar from what you're seeing in place like Pennsylvania, or Minnesota, or Colorado.

  3. Superintendent Nikolai Vitti:

    What I’m fearful of is what usually happens in this country, based on what the majority is doing — the majority, in this case, being white suburban rural districts coming back — the understanding is, ‘Well, everyone’s back, why wouldn’t we be back?’ There needs to be a differentiated, unique intentionality about the communication and effort to bring back our students and other students like ours throughout the country.

  4. Thomas Eason:

    We're not going to have hunters out in these suburban neighborhoods where these conflicts are occurring.

  5. Sarah Longwell:

    I think women are going to cost Donald Trump this election, now what we're seeing is not just a get a gender gap. It is a gender chasm with women, especially suburban women are walking away in droves.

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    lacking orderly continuity
    • A. transparent
    • B. disjointed
    • C. suspicious
    • D. reassuring

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