regionnoun [ C ]uk /ˈriː.dʒən/ us /ˈriː.dʒən/
one of China's autonomous regions
the Nordic/Asia-Pacific region
the Basque region
in the region of
- The war is threatening to engulf the entire region.
- Grapes from this region are freighted all over the world.
- There's a shortage of cheap housing in the region.
- The army has been brought in to maintain order in the region.
- There's a clear distinction between the dialects spoken in the two regions.
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