Definition Town

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Definition

a town: a medium-sized settlement, bigger than a village but smaller than a city
noun

(I'm going) into town: (I'm going) into the town or city center
idiom

Examples

  • "Listen, I'm in court on Thursday afternoon in your part of town so I was wondering whether you wanted to grab a quick drink after work?"
  • "A foggy day, in London town"
  • "Trial runs in towns with high obesity levels have shown that consumers are likely to avoid unhealthy products if they have a picture of an unhealthy body on them. As part of the new regulations, healthier food options will also feature a photo of a slim and sexy person, in an attempt to lure consumers towards these products."
  • "I couldn't even take my glass of wine outside the bar to keep me company, thanks to most town centres now being "alcohol-free zones"."
  • "Did you see "Sex And The Big Town" last night?"

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