the burbs

the burbs
the suburbs; outlying residential districts

That's Jan's dream: two children and a home in the burbs.

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  • burbs — [bə:bz US bə:rbz] n [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: suburbs] the burbs [plural] AmE informal the ↑suburbs (=areas around a city where people live) …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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