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Synonyms for village
ˈvɪl ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. village, small town, settlement(noun)

    a community of people smaller than a town

    colonization, closure, settlement, small town, resolution, liquidation, colonisation, hamlet, colony

  2. village, hamlet(noun)

    a settlement smaller than a town

    crossroads, small town, settlement, hamlet

  3. Greenwich Village, Village(noun)

    a mainly residential district of Manhattan; `the Village' became a home for many writers and artists in the 20th century

    small town, settlement, hamlet

Editors Contribution

  1. harappa

    it was a village that’s was located in pakistan

    the village of harappa was located near the ravi river

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  
  2. 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. village(n.)

    hamlet, town

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. village(n)

    hamlet, borough, thorpe, dorp, burg

    city, town

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "village":

    villages, tsuen, aldea, town, viilage, villagers, qaryat, chuen, rural, cun, locality, al-qura, villager, chuang, barangay


  1. List of known nicknames for "Village":

    Village Dumetz

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  1. Doan Van Thanh:

    I am so happy now, my whole village is happy now, we will hold a party on Sunday and anyone can come and join the party. We will slaughter some pigs for the party. My daughter particularly likes fried fish, so we will prepare that too.

  2. Lawas Lemoro:

    They sneak off in the middle of the night to meet men or bring them into Umoja Village, either that or they're using the story as a way to make money.

  3. Kim Kang-won:

    If the recent investigation was done properly, then pretty much everyone on the island should've been taken to the police station and charged, the whole village knew about it. The local government office, and the police as well. It is clear negligence. And the problem hasn't been resolved yet.

  4. Ludwig Mies van der Rohe:

    There's no place to put the furniture. I was born in a little village in Germany. I can dream and imagine this new world, but I can't live in it.

  5. Wilson Shoffner:

    The idea is to reduce checkpoints and to consolidate onto strong points, so that not only does that strong point have the strength to defend itself, but so it also has a maneuver capability, so if there is a security situation in a nearby village or checkpoint, it's got enough combat power to overwhelm whatever the security threat is.

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