Origin of NIMBY
OTHER WORDS FROM NIMBYNim·by·ism, noun
Words nearby NIMBY
How to use NIMBY in a sentence
The reason is on the next slide, which is filled with public NIMBY complaints.
And for every excited gentrifier, there is a horrified, indignant NIMBY.
Initially, people seemed enthusiastic, but then she ran into the eternal problem of waste management: NIMBY.
British Dictionary definitions for NIMBY
Cultural definitions for NIMBY
Acronym for “Not In My Back Yard.” A term for a person who resists unwanted development, such as manufacturing plants, prisons, power companies, or chemical companies in his or her own neighborhood or town.