suburbanite

[ suh-bur-buh-nahyt ]
/ səˈbɜr bəˌnaɪt /

noun

a person who lives in a suburb of a city or large town.

Origin of suburbanite

First recorded in 1885–90; suburban + -ite1
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British Dictionary definitions for suburbanite

suburbanite

/ (səˈbɜːbəˌnaɪt) /

noun

a person who lives in a suburb
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Word Origin and History for suburbanite

suburbanite


n.

1890, from suburban + -ite (1). Middle English used suburban (n.) in this sense (mid-14c.).

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