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1. neighborhood

noun. ['ˈneɪbɝˌhʊd'] a surrounding or nearby region.

Synonyms

  • proximity
  • scenery
  • neck of the woods
  • gold coast
  • vicinity
  • section
  • 'hood
  • neighbourhood
  • locality

Antonyms

  • upgrade
  • downgrade
  • divest
  • farness

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • neighbor (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Neighborhood

  • adulthood
  • babyhood
  • boyhood
  • brotherhood
  • childhood
  • estatehood
  • falsehood
  • fatherhood
  • girlhood
  • knighthood
  • likelihood
  • livelihood
  • manhood
  • moshood
  • motherhood
  • nationhood
  • orahood
  • parenthood
  • robinhood
  • sainthood

How do you pronounce neighborhood?

Pronounce neighborhood as ˈneɪbərˌhʊd.

US - How to pronounce neighborhood in American English

UK - How to pronounce neighborhood in British English

How to spell neighborhood? Is it naberhood? Or naborhood? Common misspellings are:

  • naberhood
  • naborhood

Example sentences of the word neighborhood


1. Noun, singular or mass
You can walk on a treadmill indoors or go outside and explore your neighborhood or get out into nature.

Quotes containing the word neighborhood


1. When I sit here and see that the eight brothers from the neighborhood that I grew up with still have success, it had to be magical. I doubt if you get another 'Wu-Tang Clan.' That might be harder than getting the new 'Jackson Five.' Certain groups you only get one time, and we just happened to be that group.
- Raekwon

2. I came from a real tough neighborhood. Once a guy pulled a knife on me. I knew he wasn't a professional, the knife had butter on it.
- Rodney Dangerfield

3. Did you ever think that in a past life Alec was an old woman with ninety cats who was always yelling at the neighborhood kids to get off her lawn? Because I do,
- Cassandra Clare, City of Glass

2. neighborhood

noun. ['ˈneɪbɝˌhʊd'] people living near one another.

Synonyms

  • street
  • community
  • neighbourhood

Antonyms

  • deglycerolize
  • front
  • back
  • left

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • neighbor (English)

3. neighborhood

noun. ['ˈneɪbɝˌhʊd'] an area within a city or town that has some distinctive features (especially one forming a community).

Synonyms

  • country

Antonyms

  • end
  • misconception

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • neighbor (English)

4. neighborhood

noun. ['ˈneɪbɝˌhʊd'] the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of').

Synonyms

  • region

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • disagreement

Etymology

  • -hood (English)
  • -had (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • neighbor (English)
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