Definition of 'small town'
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Having a shop in a small town means that people look to me for style advice. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The kind of small town people don't leave. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Specifically, people from the small town of Tavistock. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Royal Caribbean's biggest cruise liner can carry more people than a small town. The Sun (2013)If you're from a small town people don't like to see other people doing well. Times, Sunday Times (2012) Also, in small towns, the effectiveness of a pastor sometimes is determined by who gets the "best prospects. Christianity Today (2000)Whether in the city, a small town or the country, the hazard of potential violence appears in many different forms. Everyday Violence (1990)Thousands of people died, small towns and villages were engulfed and the port of Bruges was so badly choked up with silt that it went into decline. Times, Sunday Times (2014)
We chatted for a while about small-town life. Christianity Today (2000)A cantankerous small-town lawyer defends his friend accused of the murder of a man linked to his daughter. The Sun (2009)The drama depicts their small-town life on Tyneside as it is transformed by the conflict. Times, Sunday Times (2015) Life in small-town America brings its challenges. Times, Sunday Times (2009)But there is also a sweetness to the film in its description of small-town American life. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This small-town American romance comes with a warning. Times, Sunday Times (2015)No one does American small-town evil more chillingly. Times, Sunday Times (2007)A powerful glimpse of life in small-town America. The Sun (2006)There is something meditative and naturalistic about it, not least the depictions of the sea and nature and the slow humdrum ordinariness of small-town life. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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