Definition of 'village'
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Some live at government hostels while others make their homes in towns and villages in the region. The Sun (2016)In our villages and our smaller towns. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Can any other village school boast a similar record? Times, Sunday Times (2016)In small towns and villages it is still a familiar bird. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Close to a quaint fishing village. The Sun (2017)By day you can walk or cycle between the pretty coves and beaches, and explore the charming fishing villages. Times, Sunday Times (2017)He was born in a village near me in Northamptonshire and I told my friend it was a sign we were meant to be together. The Sun (2016)Wimbledon is divided into town and village. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Have you seen him in your city town or village? The Sun (2010)We set up three different factories in three difference village areas. Christianity Today (2000)Steel heard the clock in the nearby village church striking eight. Man of Honour (2007)The smaller the village the lower the number of sales that can be expected over any period. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Various inland villages and towns are also worth exploring. Collins Traveller - The Algarve (1993)We have found a similar mix in most of the villages in the area. Times, Sunday Times (2007)That hat could shelter a small village from a monsoon. The Sun (2011) Towns and villages simply continue the countryside by other means. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Its sandy beaches and peaceful fishing villages make the island perfect for combining vineyard tours with a relaxing seaside holiday. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Their A&E departments have merged and village schools have closed. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now, villages throughout the country are applying to join the scheme. Times, Sunday Times (2007)This Italian fishing village witness one of the most lavish of recent years. The Sun (2008)Under this system, each village church was independent of outside interference. America Past and Present (1995)A field near a village presented itself. Lost Voices of the Edwardians: 19011910 in the words of the Men & Women Who Were There (2006)A particular city or a village? Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Translations for 'village'
British English: village /ˈvɪlɪdʒ/ NOUN
A village consists of a group of houses, together with other buildings such as a school, in a country area.
- American English: village
- Arabic: قَرْيَة
- Brazilian Portuguese: vila
- Chinese: 村庄
- Croatian: selo
- Czech: vesnice
- Danish: landsby
- Dutch: dorp
- European Spanish: pueblo
- Finnish: kylä
- French: village
- German: Dorf
- Greek: χωριό
- Italian: paese
- Japanese: 村
- Korean: 마을
- Norwegian: landsby
- Polish: wieś
- European Portuguese: aldeia
- Romanian: sat
- Russian: деревня
- Spanish: pueblo
- Swedish: by
- Thai: หมู่บ้าน
- Turkish: köy
- Ukrainian: село
- Vietnamese: làng
Definition of village from the Collins English Dictionary
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