neighbourhood , neighborhood (US)
(=area of town) quartier m
→ It seemed like a good neighbourhood to raise my children.
→ The neighbourhood was shocked by the murder.
→ He was born and grew up in the Flatbush neighbourhood of Brooklyn ...
a safe neighbourhood un quartier sûr
→ a very nice, safe neighbourhood where people left their doors open during the day
She'd just moved into the neighbourhood. Elle venait d'emménager dans le quartier.
my immediate neighbourhood mon voisinage immédiat
→ I feel a part of my immediate neighbourhood.
(=surrounding area) voisinage m
in the neighbourhood of sth [+place] aux environs de qch, au voisinage de qch
→ ... the loss of woodlands in the neighbourhood of large towns.
in the neighbourhood of
(=about) aux environs de He's won in the neighbourhood of four million dollars. Il a gagné aux environs de quatre millions de dollars. → He paid in the neighbourhood of 10 thousand pounds for that car. → Its speed is probably in the neighbourhood of 380mph or even more.
neighbourhood watch , (British) neighborhood watch (US)
n système de surveillance assuré par les habitants d'un quartier système de surveillance assuré par les habitants d'un quartier