concrete jungle

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Noun1.concrete jungle - an area in a city with large modern buildings that is perceived as dangerous and unpleasant
jungle - a location marked by an intense competition and struggle for survival
city, metropolis, urban center - a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts; "Ancient Troy was a great city"
street - the streets of a city viewed as a depressed environment in which there is poverty and crime and prostitution and dereliction; "she tried to keep her children off the street"
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Fuck this Texas heat: 110 degrees in Austin, concrete jungle.
Without them, we would live in a harsh, concrete jungle with little space to breathe in an ever more frenetic and demanding world.
Too much building going on in the city centre - overcrowded, concrete jungle.
These plans alone would stop the development of the concrete jungle that our political class seem so intent on creating, and develop a sustainable low cost housing solution, creating a fairer society for all.
Not only that, once you sell a bit of green space, the next thing you sell a bit more then more - the next thing you know you've sold it all and all that's left is a concrete jungle.
55pm Frankie (Danny Dyer) escapes the concrete jungle of South London for the sun-drenched beaches of the Costa del Sol, with a tin full of cash.
UQuest has also teamed up with Concrete Jungle to offer a challenge that will educate participants about this creative organization that provides fresh, local produce for the homeless.
Whether trekking across the concrete jungle or the actual jungle, these bags are fashionable and functional.
I also would not want to live in a concrete jungle, in a hamster box packed in with a lot of others that is almost like being a battery he.
The band ripped into opening number Concrete Jungle with a vengeance before racing through early live favourites like Do The Dog, Dawning Of A New Era and Gangsters.
Cleverly combining the first Crysis game's verdant environments with the second's city sprawl, this threequel is set in a literal concrete jungle that will take your breath away.
Parks and gardens serve as lungs for a city that is otherwise a concrete jungle.