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1. rural

adjective. ['ˈrʊrəl'] living in or characteristic of farming or country life.

Synonyms

  • campestral
  • country-style
  • folksy
  • hobnailed
  • cracker-barrel
  • agrestic
  • farming
  • countrified
  • countryfied
  • rustic
  • homespun
  • agricultural
  • bucolic
  • country-bred
  • agrarian
  • arcadian

Antonyms

  • formal
  • refined
  • cosmopolitan
  • smooth

Etymology

  • rural (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • ruralis (Latin)

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Rhymes with Rural Area

  • inmobiliaria
  • finanziaria
  • fondiaria
  • silveria
  • santeria
  • renteria
  • pfiesteria
  • hysteria
  • echeverria
  • bulgaria
  • malaria
  • honoraria
  • bavaria
  • bay-area
  • peria
  • feria
  • beria
  • erria

Sentences with rural-area


1. Noun Phrase
The loan targets homes in the rural area.

2. Noun Phrase
The river also drains rural areas on the Northern edge of the Everglades.

3. Noun Phrase
When Elvis purchased Graceland in 1957, it was a pastoral place in a mostly rural area.

4. Noun Phrase
Many households in rural areas rely on artesian wells to meet their daily needs for fresh water.

2. area

noun. ['ˈɛriːə'] a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography).

Synonyms

  • free zone
  • block
  • anchorage ground
  • broadcast area
  • centre
  • clear
  • open
  • middle
  • country
  • high country
  • rain shadow
  • space
  • fireside
  • safety
  • stamping ground
  • scene
  • center
  • playground
  • region
  • city block
  • no man's land
  • staging area
  • winner's circle
  • corner
  • hearth
  • shrubbery
  • free port
  • tank farm
  • refuge
  • haunt
  • bed-ground
  • vacation spot
  • bedground
  • arena
  • hangout
  • eye
  • retreat
  • bed ground
  • section
  • resort area
  • neighborhood
  • no-go area
  • resort
  • anchorage
  • danger
  • repair
  • quadrant
  • heart
  • hunting ground

Antonyms

  • disapprove
  • disallow
  • decertify
  • opacity

Etymology

  • area (Latin)

3. area

noun. ['ˈɛriːə'] a subject of study.

Synonyms

  • subject
  • territory
  • matter
  • grey area
  • issue
  • topic

Antonyms

  • obscurity
  • incomprehensible
  • indefinite
  • forbid

Etymology

  • area (Latin)

4. area

noun. ['ˈɛriːə'] a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve.

Synonyms

  • pubic region
  • sole
  • waistline
  • side
  • body part
  • midsection
  • middle
  • waist
  • lunule
  • ring of color
  • cortical region
  • groin
  • perineum
  • quick
  • yellow spot
  • region
  • macula
  • parafovea
  • area of cardiac dullness
  • pressure point
  • fovea centralis
  • palm
  • pubes
  • areola
  • macular area
  • hypochondrium
  • lunula
  • cleavage
  • midriff
  • macula lutea
  • fovea
  • inguen
  • epigastrium
  • thenar
  • erogenous zone
  • loins
  • half-moon

Antonyms

  • lose
  • indistinct
  • unclearness
  • unclear

Etymology

  • area (Latin)

5. area

noun. ['ˈɛriːə'] a particular environment or walk of life.

Synonyms

  • field
  • political sphere
  • land
  • political arena
  • distaff
  • kingdom
  • sphere
  • arena
  • front
  • orbit
  • realm
  • preserve
  • responsibility
  • environment
  • province
  • domain

Antonyms

  • clutter
  • convict
  • obfuscate
  • guilty

Etymology

  • area (Latin)

6. area

noun. ['ˈɛriːə'] a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function.

Synonyms

  • terrace
  • rest area
  • courtyard
  • box
  • turnaround
  • threshing floor
  • baggage claim
  • storage space
  • breakfast area
  • hideaway
  • layby
  • room
  • orchestra pit
  • chancel
  • choir
  • corner
  • enclosure
  • dead-air space
  • pit
  • nave
  • sanctuary
  • quadrangle
  • structure
  • second balcony
  • patio
  • family circle
  • panopticon
  • lay-by
  • retreat
  • nook
  • quad
  • rest stop
  • bema
  • court
  • press gallery
  • auditorium
  • bullpen
  • aisle
  • pull-off
  • peanut gallery
  • upper balcony
  • breakfast nook
  • dining area
  • construction

Antonyms

  • free
  • natural object
  • unstuff
  • show

Etymology

  • area (Latin)

7. area

noun. ['ˈɛriːə'] the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary.

Synonyms

  • blank space
  • place
  • expanse
  • balk
  • section
  • plane section
  • extent
  • acreage
  • surface area
  • land area
  • baulk
  • space
  • erasure

Antonyms

  • unfreeze
  • unblock
  • remember
  • ability

Etymology

  • area (Latin)
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