outskirts
[ˈaʊtskəːts]
NOUN
outskirt (noun) · outskirt (noun)
  1. the outer parts of a town or city.
    "he built a new factory on the outskirts of Birmingham"
    synonyms:
    outlying districts · edges · fringes · suburbs · suburbia · purlieus · borders · periphery · margin · boundary · surrounding area/district · environs · faubourg · banlieue ·
Origin
late 16th century: from out + skirt.
What is another word for outskirts?
How to use outskirts in a sentence?
he has been living a hermit-like existence on the outskirts of town.
he was domiciled in a frame house in the outskirts of Bogotá.
it was still night when we hit the outskirts of London.
he built a new factory on the outskirts of Birmingham.
How to say outskirts in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans buitewyke
Arabic (NOUN)مشارف, ضواحي, المشارف, الضواحي, الضاحيات, أطراف, ضاحية
Bangla প্রান্ত
Bosnian (Latin) periferiji
Bulgarian (NOUN)покрайнините, предградията, околностите, полите
Cantonese (Traditional) 郊區
Catalan (NOUN)als afores, afores, rodalies, perifèria
Chinese Simplified 郊区
Chinese Traditional 郊區
Croatian (NOUN)periferiji, predgrađa, kraju, izlazu
Czech (NOUN)předměstí, okraji, periferii, kraji
Danish (NOUN)udkanten, omegn
Dutch (NOUN)rand, buitenwijken, stadsrand, periferie, voorsteden
Estonian (NOUN)agul, äärelinnas
Fijian taudaku kei
Filipino karatig na lugar
Finnish (NOUN)laitamilla, lieppeillä, esikaupunkien, ulkopuolella
French (NOUN)périphérie, banlieue, faubourgs, aux abords, orée, environs, alentours, localité
German (NOUN)Stadtrand, Rande, Außenbezirken, Ortsrand, Randgebiet, Toren, Vorort
Greek (NOUN)περίχωρα, προάστια, παρυφές
Haitian Creole tout savann pou bèt
Hebrew פאתי
Hindi (NOUN)सरहद
Hmong Daw ntawm ntug zaus
Hungarian (NOUN)külterületén, szélén, külvárosi, helység
Icelandic Útjaðri
Indonesian (NOUN)pinggiran
Italian (NOUN)periferia, sobborghi, margini
Japanese (NOUN)郊外, はずれ, 外れ, 近郊, 果て
Kiswahili viunga
Klingon outskirt
Korean (NOUN)외곽, 변두리, 교외
Latvian (NOUN)mežmala, nomalē
Lithuanian (NOUN)pakraštyje, priemiestyje
Malagasy faritra
Malay (Latin) (NOUN)pinggir
Norwegian Bokmål utkanten
Persian (NOUN)حومه
Polish (NOUN)obrzeżach, przedmieściach, peryferiach
Portuguese (NOUN)periferia, nos arredores, cercanias, subúrbios, afueras, arrabaldes, imediações
Querétaro Otomi alrededores
Romanian (NOUN)periferia, marginea, exteriorul, suburbiile
Russian (NOUN)окраине, предместьях, подступах, околице, пригороде, выезде, периферии
Samoan maouta
Serbian (Cyrillic) периферије
Serbian (Latin) periferije
Slovak (NOUN)okraji, predmestí
Slovenian (NOUN)obrobju
Spanish (NOUN)afueras, cercanías, periferia, alrededores, suburbios, inmediaciones
Swedish (NOUN)utkanten, ytterområdena
Tahitian tuhaa
Tamil புறநகர்
Telugu శివారులో
Thai ชานเมือง
Tongan tu'akolo
Turkish (NOUN)varoş, dışında
Ukrainian (NOUN)околиці, передмісті
Urdu نواح
Vietnamese (NOUN)ngoại ô
Welsh (NOUN)gyrion, cyrion
Yucatec Maya alrededores
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