What does suburbia mean?

Definitions for suburbiasəˈbɜr bi ə

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. suburb, suburbia, suburban area(noun)

    a residential district located on the outskirts of a city

  2. suburbia(noun)

    suburbanites considered as a cultural class or subculture


  1. suburbia(Noun)

    The suburbs and all that pertains to or characterizes them; the suburbs as represented or encapsulated by their typical qualities or characteristics.


  1. suburbia

    subUrbia is a play by Eric Bogosian chronicling the nighttime activities of a group of aimless 20-somethings still living in their suburban New Jersey hometown and their reunion with a former high school classmate who has become a successful musician. It's a slacker version of Eugene O'Neill's The Iceman Cometh with the musician Pony's return giving the lie to the excuses the rest use to remain stuck in their meaningless dead-end hometown existences.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of suburbia in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of suburbia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bill Vaughan:

    Suburbia is where the developer bulldozes out the trees, then names the streets after them.

  2. Eldridge Cleaver:

    The Twist was a guided missile, launched from the ghetto into the very heart of suburbia. The Twist succeeded, as politics, religion, and law could never do, in writing in the heart and soul what the Supreme Court could only write on the books.

Images & Illustrations of suburbia

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