Origin of suburb
Related formssub·urbed, adjectiveun·sub·urbed, adjective
Examples from the Web for suburb
By September, he was flashing a thumbs-up to assembled fans as he walked into court in a Barcelona suburb.
On a recent trip to a rough Roman suburb, he apologized for the extra police protection.
And as this map shows, there are now five Soofas in Boston proper as well as two in the suburb of Babson.
Stephen Knolls School is a public school in a Maryland suburb of Washington DC.
On August 21, rockets struck in the east and west of the Damascus suburb of Ghouta, at the time a rebel stronghold.
About seven o'clock we passed through Fordsburg, a suburb of Johannesburg.My Reminiscences of the Anglo-Boer War|Ben Viljoen.
The fashionable watering-place of Drainville-on-Sea has a suburb in which apartments may be obtained at a very reasonable figure.
Penny boats ply between city and suburb, on Sundays and holidays the music of a barrel-organ being thrown into the bargain.The Mediterranean|T. G. (Thomas Gray) Bonney, E. A. R. Ball, H. D. Traill, Grant Allen, and Arthur Griffiths
He lives in a poky house in a suburb, and works harder than anyone I know.The Silent Isle|Arthur Christopher Benson
The population was almost seven thousand, and the suburb was being extended.Under Four Administrations|Oscar S. Straus