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suburbanite

[suh-bur-buh-nahyt] /səˈbɜr bəˌnaɪt/
noun
1.
a person who lives in a suburb of a city or large town.
Origin
1885-1890
1885-90; suburban + -ite1
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  • For a suburbanite, few experiences are more wrenching than watching a lush green lawn turn brown and scraggly.
  • The gore, however, is used to illustrate that the character is a true-blue postwar suburbanite at heart.
British Dictionary definitions for suburbanite

suburbanite

/səˈbɜːbəˌnaɪt/
noun
1.
a person who lives in a suburb
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Word Origin and History for suburbanite
n.

1890, from suburban + -ite (1). Middle English used suburban (n.) in this sense (mid-14c.).

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