English noun: vicinity
|1.||vicinity (location) a surrounding or nearby region|
|Samples||The plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville.|
It is a rugged locality.
He always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood.
I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods.
|Synonyms||locality, neck of the woods, neighborhood, neighbourhood|
|Narrower (hyponym)||'hood, gold coast, place, proximity, scenery|
|Instance hyponym||Charlestown, Latin Quarter, Left Bank, Montmartre, Right Bank|