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Definition of "suburbia" [suburbia]

  • The suburbs. (noun)
  • Suburbanites considered as a group. (noun)
  • Suburbanites considered as a cultural class. (noun)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "suburbia" in a sentence
  • "Most people living in "suburbia" in the United States have not seen or ackownledged this trend."
  • "The working poor living in suburbia spend a large portion of their incomes on cars."
  • "It is entirely plausible (likely?) that those living in suburbia, on average, have more developed social skills."