A real or fictional place regarded as being typical of a small US town: a basketball arena straight out of a high school in Anytown, USA
More example sentences
- Supermarkets stand accused of committing grievous bodily harm to the social and economic fabric of British life, turning urban centres into ghost towns or undifferentiated Anytowns.
- It's debatable whether the proliferation of these chain stores turns places like Farmington or Lock Haven into homogenous Anytowns.
- Most recently, as the city underwent an economic boom fueled by the stock market and the Internet, rock and roll has turned into a headless beast; its home turf the garages and basements of suburban Anytowns across the country.
Definition of Anytown in:
- The US English dictionary