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Definition of Neighborhood

Neighborhood

  1. The quality or condition of being a neighbor; the state of being or dwelling near; proximity.
  2. A place near; vicinity; adjoining district; a region the inhabitants of which may be counted as neighbors; as, he lives in my neighborhood.
  3. The inhabitants who live in the vicinity of each other; as, the fire alarmed all the neiborhood.
  4. The disposition becoming a neighbor; neighborly kindness or good will.

Neighborhood Quotations

I was raised in a Baptist household, went to a Catholic church, lived in a Jewish neighborhood, and had the biggest crush on the Muslim girls from one neighborhood over.
Will Smith

All of us grow up in particular realities - a home, family, a clan, a small town, a neighborhood. Depending upon how we're brought up, we are either deeply aware of the particular reading of reality into which we are born, or we are peripherally aware of it.
Chaim Potok

I celebrated Thanksgiving in an old-fashioned way. I invited everyone in my neighborhood to my house, we had an enormous feast, and then I killed them and took their land.
Jon Stewart

Every man is surrounded by a neighborhood of voluntary spies.
Jane Austen

I never believed in Santa Claus because I knew no white dude would come into my neighborhood after dark.
Dick Gregory
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Neighborhood Translations

neighborhood in Dutch is nabuurschap
neighborhood in Spanish is vecindario

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