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"the outskirts" in British English

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the outskirtsnoun [plural]

uk   /ˈaʊt.skɜːts/ us   /ˈaʊt.skɝːts/
B2 the areas that form the edge of a town or city: The factory is in/on the outskirts of New Delhi.
(Definition of the outskirts from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"outskirts" in American English

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outskirtsplural noun

us   /ˈɑʊtˌskɜrts/
(of cities and towns) the areas that form the edge: the outskirts of town
(Definition of outskirts from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “the outskirts”
in Korean 외곽의…
in Arabic أطْراف المَدينة…
in Malaysian pinggir…
in French banlieue…
in Italian la periferia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 市郊,郊區…
in Russian окраина, окрестности…
in Turkish kenar mahalleler, gecekondu bölgeleri…
in Polish przedmieścia, peryferie…
in Spanish afueras, alrededores…
in Vietnamese ngoại ô…
in Portuguese a periferia…
in Thai พื้นที่รอบนอกของเมือง…
in German der Stadtrand…
in Catalan els afores…
in Japanese 郊外の…
in Indonesian pinggiran…
in Chinese (Simplified) 市郊,郊区…
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