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neighborhood also: (British) neighbourhood
American English: /ˈneɪbərˌhʊd/
British English: /ˈneɪbəhʊd/

Translation of neighborhood in Spanish:


  • 1 (residential area)
    (before noun) (school/policeman)
    del barrio
    del vecindario
    neighborhood watch or (US also) patrol
    (vigilancia de una calle, barrio etc a cargo de sus propios habitantes)
    Example sentences
    • As well, family units sit within a neighbourhood and wider community of other families that identify with a common cause, that of a decent life with those we love.
    • Books were distributed in communities and neighbourhoods, and to family members and friends.
    • Different classes of people have long sorted themselves into neighborhoods within a city or region.
  • 2 (inhabitants)
    Example sentences
    • Social interactions based on neighbourhood have been deteriorating for decades - particularly in highly transitory urban areas.
    • Both sets of protagonists are torn between the American Dream of fame and fortune and the more comfortable pull to stay true to your station in life and neighbourhood.
  • 3 (vicinity) in the neighborhood
    en los alrededores
    en or por la zona
    in the neighborhood of $50,000
    cerca de or alrededor de 50.000 dólares
    Example sentences
    • Ottawa has shown it has considered the question about the neighbourhood surrounding Iraq no more than it has given any thought to the question inside Iraq.
    • The neighbourhood surrounding the Medical Academy was the biggest surprise as transactions there were few.
    • Wait a while and a map of west London will open up showing the precise location of the shot and all the other photos taken in the surrounding neighbourhood.
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