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Synonyms for region
ˈri dʒən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. region, part(noun)

    the extended spatial location of something

    "the farming regions of France"; "religions in all parts of the world"; "regions of outer space"

    neighborhood, contribution, division, role, parting, component, share, function, portion, part, percentage, voice, section, realm, area, piece, office, character, theatrical role, component part, persona, constituent

  2. area, region(noun)

    a part of an animal that has a special function or is supplied by a given artery or nerve

    "in the abdominal region"

    surface area, domain, country, neighborhood, arena, part, sphere, expanse, field, orbit, realm, area

  3. region(noun)

    a large indefinite location on the surface of the Earth

    "penguins inhabit the polar regions"

    neighborhood, area, part, realm

  4. region, neighborhood(noun)

    the approximate amount of something (usually used prepositionally as in `in the region of')

    "it was going to take in the region of two or three months to finish the job"; "the price is in the neighborhood of $100"

    vicinity, neck of the woods, locality, neighborhood, part, area, neighbourhood, realm

  5. region, realm(noun)

    a knowledge domain that you are interested in or are communicating about

    "it was a limited realm of discourse"; "here we enter the region of opinion"; "the realm of the occult"

    neighborhood, area, land, part, realm, kingdom

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. region

    center, citadel, estate, inside, interior, land, territory

    barrier, border, bound, boundary, bourn, bourne, confines, edge, enclosure, frontier, landmark, limit, line, marches, marge, margin, term, termination, verge

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. region

    country, clime, territory, district, tract of land, portion, part

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. region(n.)

    country, clime, territory, district, tract of land

  2. region(n.)

    portion, part

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. region(n)

    district, quarter, locality, neighborhood, vicinity

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    area, regional, regions, regione, région, regio, district, areas, zone, territory, districts, subregion

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How to use region in a sentence?

  1. Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal:

    If Secretary Clinton goes along with President Obama's efforts to appease Iran, it will make our enemies stronger, endanger our ally Israel and trigger a nuclear arms race in the Middle East that will destabilize the region.

  2. Mike Pompeo:

    I think they understand who the malign actor is here and I think they'll see all the countries in the region, including the United States, as truly trying to help them.

  3. Ayoob Kara:

    I really believe we have a chance to make peace around us with all those in the region who oppose Iran.

  4. Alexander Zakharchenko:

    We will carry on our offensive up to the borders of the Donetsk region and if I see a threat coming from other sides it [the threat] will be eliminated.

  5. Hassan Rouhani:

    If a country thinks that it can create instability in the region without getting a response, that would be a sheer mistake.

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