Definition of 'vicinity'
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In Common Usage. vicinity is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'vicinity'
British English: vicinity /vɪˈsɪnɪtɪ/ NOUN
If something is in the vicinityof a place, it is in the nearby area.
There are 100 hotels in the vicinity of the station.
- American English: vicinity
- Arabic: جِوَار
- Brazilian Portuguese: vizinhança
- Chinese: 附近
- Croatian: blizina
- Czech: okolí
- Danish: nærhed
- Dutch: nabijheid
- European Spanish: vecindad cercanía
- Finnish: lähistö
- French: voisinage
- German: Umgebung
- Greek: εγγύτητα
- Italian: vicinato
- Japanese: 近所
- Korean: 근처
- Norwegian: nærhet
- Polish: sąsiedztwo
- European Portuguese: vizinhança
- Romanian: vecinătate
- Russian: близость
- Spanish: periferia
- Swedish: närhet
- Thai: บริเวณใกล้เคียง
- Turkish: çevre
- Ukrainian: околиці
- Vietnamese: vùng lân cận
Definition of vicinity from the Collins English Dictionary
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