US neighborhood


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Examples from the Web for neighbourhood

Contemporary Examples of neighbourhood

Historical Examples of neighbourhood

  • This may make a good depot if we require to stay long in this neighbourhood.

  • My former suspicions that Mr. Giles must have been in this neighbourhood were now confirmed.

  • How I wished I could have spent days, nay weeks, in the neighbourhood of the water-mill!

    In the Heart of Vosges

    Matilda Betham-Edwards

  • Sophy was unwell, was feverish; the scarlet fever had been in the neighbourhood.

  • I knew not the house, but I knew the neighbourhood, a brother of mine lives at hand.

    Calderon The Courtier

    Edward Bulwer-Lytton

Word Origin and History for neighbourhood

chiefly British English spelling of neighborhood; for spelling, see -or.

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