Definitions of neighbourhood

  1. people living near one another; "it is a friendly neighborhood"; "my neighborhood voted for Bush" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a surrounding or nearby region; "the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville"; "it is a rugged locality"; "he always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood"; "I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods" Wordnet Dictionary DB

Usage examples for neighbourhood

  1. We both like Scotland, and unfortunately we have fallen into the same neighbourhood – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  2. It was very grave indeed in the neighbourhood of Mr. Butts. – The Magnetic North by Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)