One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1‘a suburban area’
residential, commuter, dormitory
North American bedroom
2‘he brought some much-needed glamour to Karen's drab suburban existence’
dull, boring, uninteresting, conventional, ordinary, commonplace, average, unremarkable, undistinguished, unexceptional, pedestrian
provincial, unsophisticated, small-town, parochial, parish-pump, insular, inward-looking, limited, blinkered, bourgeois, middle-class, conservative
informal bog-standard, nothing to write home about, no great shakes, not up to much
British informal common or garden
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