verb (used with object)
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Origin of district
OTHER WORDS FROM districtin·ter·dis·trict, adjectiveoutdistrict, nounpre·dis·trict, noun
Words nearby district
Example sentences from the Web for district
As cases skyrocket, UNC will not be the only educational institution or school district to move online again.Why hasn’t digital learning lived up to its promise?|Walter Thompson|September 17, 2020|TechCrunch
Giusti, with the district, again reiterated the practices were not school-affiliated.School Sports Became ‘Clubs’ Amid the Pandemic – Now Two Coaches Are Out|Ashly McGlone|September 17, 2020|Voice of San Diego
The district stated that particles from burnt structures had likely been drawn into the water system.California wildfires may give way to massive mudslides|Ula Chrobak|September 17, 2020|Popular Science
For members representing swing districts, it will seem risky to spend time and energy on process issues that might be seen as partisan power grabs.
People in their districts are going hungry and facing evictions, and small businesses are crumbling.Why House Democrats have good reason to be anxious about no coronavirus relief deal|Amber Phillips|September 17, 2020|Washington Post
So, in an unusual order (PDF) issued on New Years Day, District Judge Robert Hinkle clarified the issue.The Back Alley, Low Blow-Ridden Fight to Stop Gay Marriage in Florida Is Finally Over|Jay Michaelson|January 5, 2015|DAILY BEAST
It cost several thousand dollars and a high-powered former district attorney to get the charges dropped.
In the weeks following the Sept. 9, car bombing at the Iranian base, Iran raided a village in the Pakistani district of Chagai.The Dangerous Drug-Funded Secret War Between Iran and Pakistan|Umar Farooq|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In January 2014, a lifelong District of Columbia parks employee, Medric Mills, collapsed while walking with his grown daughter.
“We do not know where he is,” District Attorney Risa Vetri Ferman told reporters.
Thus far Boston banks have received more benefits from this bank than have the other banks in this district.
The rebellion spread to their district, and many of the natives on and about the estate were eager to join in the movement.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
Some of the tribes inhabiting the district of the lower Amazon indulge in snuff-taking.
It must have been incorporated under a special or general law of the State or district in which it is located.
In addition to asbestos, it is worthy of note that the whole of the Thetford district is rich in minerals.Asbestos|Robert H. Jones
British Dictionary definitions for district
- an area of land marked off for administrative or other purposes
- (as modifier)district nurse