neighbourhood

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

neighbour +‎ -hood

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

neighbourhood (countable and uncountable, plural neighbourhoods)

  1. (British spelling) alternative form of neighborhood
    • 1960 February, R. C. Riley, “The London-Birmingham services - Past, Present and Future”, in Trains Illustrated, page 99:
      Camden motive power depot has been much criticised for its emission of smoke in a residential neighbourhood and its complete dieselisation is rapidly taking place.