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Synonyms for town

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. townnoun

    an urban area with a fixed boundary that is smaller than a city

    "they drive through town on their way to work"

    townspeople, township, townsfolk

  2. town, townspeople, townsfolknoun

    the people living in a municipality smaller than a city

    "the whole town cheered the team"

    townspeople, township, townsfolk

  3. township, townnoun

    an administrative division of a county

    "the town is responsible for snow removal"

    townspeople, township, townsfolk

  4. Town, Ithiel Townnoun

    United States architect who was noted for his design and construction of truss bridges (1784-1844)

    townspeople, township, townsfolk

Editors Contribution

  1. settlment

    a town is also a place where houses may be built for people.

    a village is houses that are put together side by side

    Submitted by rinat on October 2, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. townnoun


  2. townnoun

    city, metropolis

  3. townnoun

    court end (of london)

  4. townnoun

    [local, U. S.] township

  5. townnoun

    city residence

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  1. Joerg Arnu:

    There's a group of us concerned residents that really do not want this even to happen, it's going to destroy Rachel as a beautiful small town in the desert.

  2. Gary James:

    She shot at the police twice. She has shot at her mother twice. She has shot at a private citizen. We know she fired other rounds around town, mitchell gets in behind her. He took his AR-15 and he started shooting through the front windshield at her.

  3. President Barack Obama:

    It's never fun passing a trade bill in this town.

  4. Erik Frederick:

    Both hospitals here in town are stretched.

  5. Sophie Lauterborn:

    How's the town going to recover? i don't know. Spirit, you know, the American frontier. That's the theme right there.

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