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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All the same, it is a nice, quaint place offering a much needed respite in a concrete jungle.
Pat Buckley's Concrete Jungle and Brendan Duffy's Central Cloud also have big hopes of qualifying but the pick is Fleetwood Lee to lead home Fweshfromthesesh and Aulton Jet.
Hover above the clouds as I push through the concrete jungle.
Wearing his costume and a yellow suit, the hero dances as the song's lyrics narrates his web-slinging bravado in the concrete jungle of New York and relays his message to Iron Man/Tony Stark (played by Robert Downey Jr.
I fear, when the last blade of grass has gone and we live in a concrete jungle.
Coventry is known as the concrete jungle, but a well kept verge would improve our image.
It's a great city; let's not make it a congested, concrete jungle please.
Despite its reputation as a concrete jungle, Day says, New York City hosts a vast and diverse amount of wildlife, including birds.
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.
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.