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Belgravia

[bel-grey-vee-uh]
noun
  1. a fashionable district in London, England, adjoining Hyde Park.
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Related formsBel·gra·vi·an, adjective
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Contemporary Examples of belgravia

Historical Examples of belgravia

  • But our fashion was not that of Belgravia or Mayfair, which, indeed, we scorned!

  • Yes, she knew what he was—he was the organist at All Saints', Belgravia.

    The Christian

    Hall Caine

  • It must be something to which you can tag Berkeley Square, or Belgravia.

    A Rent In A Cloud

    Charles James Lever

  • Miss Robbs was the most lovely creature he had seen since he left Belgravia.

    An Outcast

    F. Colburn Adams

  • In all Belgravia there is not a terrace, place, or square that can match it.

    A Tramp's Wallet

    William Duthie


British Dictionary definitions for belgravia

Belgravia

noun
  1. a fashionable residential district of W central London, around Belgrave Square
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