Definition of 'enclave'
Example sentences containing 'enclave'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
The idea was to reduce social segregation by stopping wealthy enclaves growing around good schools. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Outside the exclusive enclaves, worlds collide. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The enclave may be tiny and ringed by enemies, but the mood is buoyant. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Since 2003 they have brought up their four daughters in a wealthy enclave in Ottawa. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Inside these wealthy enclaves - and they are always wealthy - the streets are spotless and the landscaping is lush. Times, Sunday Times (2008)In the more exclusive enclaves, the properties may be listed, which means going through planning if you want to make any changes. Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Trends of 'enclave'
Used Occasionally. enclave is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'enclave'
British English: enclave NOUN
An enclave is an area within a country or a city where people live who have a different nationality or culture from the people living in the surrounding country or city.
Nagorno-Karabakh is an Armenian enclave inside Azerbaijan.
Definition of enclave from the Collins English Dictionary
Fed up with the great British weather? Here’s how to afford that dream summer escape
From planning early to knowing where to look, these top tips will help you fulfil your summer holiday desires
The etymology behind 4 eggs-ellent Springtime words
We’ve explored the diverse etymology of 4 eggs-ellent words associated with spring.
Up Lit, Alexa Laugh & Meet Me at McDonald’s Hair: March’s Words In The News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this March with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.