a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)
"it was a mountainous area"; "Bible country"
a subject of study
"it was his area of specialization"; "areas of interest include..."
a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve
"in the abdominal region"
sphere, domain, area, orbit, field, arenanoun
a particular environment or walk of life
"his social sphere is limited"; "it was a closed area of employment"; "he's out of my orbit"
study, compass, land, heavens, sphere, demesne, knowledge base, field of study, plain, empyrean, welkin, ambit, sector, range, scope, eye socket, field of operations, country, subject field, reach, flying field, subject area, vault of heaven, celestial sphere, expanse, force field, line of business, sphere of influence, theater of operations, battlefield, theatre of operations, orbital cavity, bailiwick, stadium, playing area, field of view, champaign, scene of action, theatre, battleground, airfield, knowledge domain, cranial orbit, world, electron orbit, playing field, theater, discipline, region, firmament, field of operation, field of force, sports stadium, bowl, landing field, subject, domain, field of honor, arena, surface area, domain of a function, field, field of battle, orbit, celestial orbit, athletic field
a part of a structure having some specific characteristic or function
"the spacious cooking area provided plenty of room for servants"
area, expanse, surface areanoun
the extent of a 2-dimensional surface enclosed within a boundary
"the area of a rectangle"; "it was about 500 square feet in area"
Dictionary of English Synonymes
List of paraphrases for "area":
zone, field, region, sector, sphere, surface, space, areas, domain, district, scope, regard, realm, zones, fields, territory, air, arena, domaine, respect, matter, regional, zona, regions, espace, acreage, ﬁeld, issue, districts, aspect, zonal, ground, subject, range, room, ala, context, industry, place, ambit, surfaces, área, neighborhood, aire, 'espace, level, connection
How to use area in a sentence?
There are about a dozen instances of extensive vehicle traffic off roads and in some cases into wilderness. We had destruction of government property with the cutting of chains and locks for people to access campgrounds, we've never seen this level of out-of-bounds camping. Every day-use area was occupied every evening. Joshua trees were actually cut down in order to make new roads.
The area is enormous and there aren’t enough [authorities] out here, we see people cross all the time. Could we say something? Should we? Of course, but what about our kids?
The question remains as to how many consumers will actually bother to use this functionality, especially given it will require navigating into the app's Settings area, i think the impact from this new functionality will also be manageable for the business.
The planes strike with cluster bombs. After the explosions, when you come back to the area, there are cluster bombs left over an area of maybe 100 square meters.
You could actually swab the victim's genital area and the suspect's genital area and see if the bacteria's transferred or not.
Translations for area
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- област, повърхнина, площ, пространство, районBulgarian
- àreaCatalan, Valencian
- plocha, oblastCzech
- areal, flademålDanish
- Oberfläche, GebietGerman
- εμβαδό, διάσταση, μερίδα, περιοχή, έκταση, τμήμα, εμβαδόν, επιφάνεια υπογείωνGreek
- ejo, areoEsperanto
- área, regiónSpanish
- alue, pinta-alaFinnish
- farsaingeachd, àrainnScottish Gaelic
- 地下勝手口, 面積, 領域Japanese
- 지하출입구, 범위, 부분, 면적, 지역, 분야, 공간Korean
- FlächLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
- keluasan, luasMalay
- oppervlakte, gebied, regio, streekDutch
- flateviddNorwegian Nynorsk
- område, arealNorwegian
- obszar, dziedzina, powierzchniaPolish
- área, região, rebaixo, lugarPortuguese
- areal, arii, arie, zonă, suprafațăRomanian
- район, площадь, областьRussian
- område, área, ytaSwedish
- alan, bölgeTurkish
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