Definition of Exurb
(noun) An area beyond the suburbs where wealthy and affluent individuals live.
- American English – /Ek-suhrb/
- British English – /Ek-suhrb/
International Phonetic Alphabet
- American English – /ˈɛɡzərb/
- British English – /ˈɛksəːb/
- Plural: exurbs
- An (noun) exurbanite lives in an (adjective) exurban area.
- bedroom community
- stockbroker belt
- urban renewal
- white flight
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