HyperDic: city_district

English > 1 sense of the expression city district:
NOUNlocationcity districta district of a town or city
English > city district: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA district of a town or city.
InstancesBeacon HillA fashionable section of Boston
BloomsburyA city district of central London laid out in garden squares
Coney IslandA section of Brooklyn on the Atlantic
HarlemA district of Manhattan
Hell's Kitchen, Hell's Half AcreA district in Manhattan formerly noted for its slums and vice
HollywoodA district of Los Angeles long associated with the American film industry
Nob HillA fashionable neighborhood in San Francisco
SoHo, South of HoustonA district in southwestern Manhattan noted for its shops and restaurants and galleries and artist's lofts
SohoA city district of central London now noted for restaurants and nightclubs
Times SquareThe area of Manhattan around the intersection of Broadway and Seventh Avenue
WembleyA southeastern part of Greater London that is the site of the English national soccer stadium
West BerlinThe part of Berlin under United States and British and French control until 1989
West EndThe part of west central London containing the main entertainment and shopping areas
off-Broadwaylow-budget theaters located outside the Broadway area in Manhattan
Part ofcityAn incorporated administrative district established by state charter / charter
NarrowerBarbary CoastA part of a city that is notorious for gambling dens and brothels and saloons and riotous night life (especially the waterfront of San Francisco after the gold rush of 1849)
business district, downtownThe central area or commercial center of a town or city
combat zone, tenderloinA city district known for its vice and high crime rate
enterprise zoneA city district where development receives special tax advantages
ghettoA poor densely populated city district occupied by a minority ethnic group linked together by economic hardship and social restrictions
outskirt, fringeA part of the city far removed from the center
precinctA district of a city or town marked out for administrative purposes
quarterA district of a city having some distinguishing character
red-light districtA district with many brothels
slum, slum areaA district of a city marked by poverty and inferior living conditions
turfThe territory claimed by a juvenile gang as its own
waterfrontThe area of a city (such as a harbor or dockyard) alongside a body of water
Broaderdistrict, territory, territorial dominion, dominionA region marked off for administrative or other purposes
Spanishbarriada, barrio
Catalanbarriada, barri

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