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  1. suburbs

    precincts, purlieus, outskirts, confines, environs

    centre, heart, citadel, acropolis

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. suburbsnoun

    environs, outskirts, purlieus, neighborhood, vicinage, border, limit, confines, FAUBOURGS

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  1. suburbsnoun

    environs, purlieus, outskirts, confines

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  1. List of paraphrases for "suburbs":

    outskirts, banlieues, suburb, suburban, neighbourhoods, fringes

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  1. Theodore Harold White:

    Generally students are the best vehicles for passing on ideas, for their thoughts are plastic and can be molded and they can adjust the ideas of old men to the shape of reality as they find it in villages and hills of China or in ghettos and suburbs of America.

  2. Jonathan Miller:

    The focus was on walkability -- buyers wanted to be able to buy strawberries at three in the morning, luxury suburbs, like Greenwich, were skipped over.

  3. Jorge Luis Borges:

    I cannot walk through the suburbs in the solitude of the night without thinking that the night pleases us because it suppresses idle details, just as our memory does.

  4. Patrick Murray:

    The folks that are in the middle, the moderate folks, the White college-educated women living in the suburbs, are looking at what is happening realistically. They're looking at what is happening in their own neighborhoods, whether it's Covid or whether it's the marches in support of Black Lives Matter among their own White neighbors and saying( Donald Trump message) does not comport with how I see the world, and Donald Trump is just trying to divide us, and I think that just builds on top of it.

  5. Jonathan Miller:

    This is less' the city versus the suburbs' and more' Manhattan versus the suburbs,' the outlying areas around the city are benefiting from outbound migration of Manhattan specifically.

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    An antonym for "pesky"
    • A. pestilent
    • B. agreeable
    • C. pettish
    • D. plaguey

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