Definition of good neighbourhood in US English:

good neighbourhood

(US good neighborhood)

noun

  • Behaviour characteristic of a good neighbour or good neighbours; good neighbourly feeling or conduct; friendly relations between neighbours.

Origin

Mid 16th century; earliest use found in Nicholas Udall (1504–1556), schoolmaster and playwright. From good + neighbourhood, after good neighbour.

Pronunciation

good neighbourhood

/ˌɡʊd ˈneɪbəhʊd/