Word of the Day: purlieu

Word of the Day:
purlieu

Definition: (noun) An outer adjacent area of any place.

Synonyms: environs

Usage: These skulking visitors would keep about the purlieus of the camp until daylight; when, on the first stir of life among the sleepers, they would scamper off until they reached some rising ground.: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.tfd.mobile.TfdSearch

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