HyperDic: outskirt

English > 1 sense of the word outskirt:
NOUNlocationoutskirt, fringea part of the city far removed from the center
outskirt > pronunciation
Soundsaw'tsker.t
RhymesAlbert ... yogurt: 70 rhymes with ert...
English > outskirt: 1 sense > noun 1, location
MeaningA part of the city far removed from the center.
Example"they built a factory on the outskirts of the city"
Synonymfringe
Partssuburb, suburbia, suburban areaA residential district located on the outskirts of a city
Broadercity districtA district of a town or city
Catalanafores

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