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1. village

noun. ['ˈvɪlədʒ, ˈvɪlɪdʒ'] a community of people smaller than a town.

Synonyms

  • small town
  • settlement
  • community

Etymology

  • village (French)
  • villaggio (Italian)
  • village (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • villagium (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Village

  • spillage
  • pillage
  • milledge
  • millage

How do you spell village? Is it vilage ?

A common misspelling of village is vilage

Example sentences of the word village


1. Noun, singular or mass
Draw out how you want the village to look on a piece of paper.

Quotes containing the word village


1. What I particularly like about Broadway is the camaraderie and the friendship of other people in other shows. Everybody knows you're opening and cares about you. There's a real village atmosphere.
- Ian Mckellen

2. The books transported her into new worlds and introduced her to amazing people who lived exciting lives. She went on olden-day sailing ships with Joseph Conrad. She went to Africa with Ernest Hemingway and to India with Rudyard Kipling. She travelled all over the world while sitting in her little room in an English village.
- Roald Dahl, Matilda

3. I've had some amazing people in my life. Look at my father - he came from a small fishing village of five hundred people and at six foot four with giant ears and a kind of very odd expression, thought he could be a movie star. So go figure, you know?
- Kiefer Sutherland

2. village

noun. ['ˈvɪlədʒ, ˈvɪlɪdʒ'] a settlement smaller than a town.

Synonyms

  • kampong
  • pueblo
  • settlement
  • campong
  • hamlet

Etymology

  • village (French)
  • villaggio (Italian)
  • village (Middle French (ca. 1400-1600))
  • villagium (Latin)

3. Village

noun. a mainly residential district of Manhattan; `the Village' became a home for many writers and artists in the 20th century.

Synonyms

  • Greater New York
  • Greenwich Village
  • New York City
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