no-go area


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no-go area

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a district in a town that is barricaded off, usually by a paramilitary organization, within which the police, army, etc, can only enter by force
2. an area that is barred to certain individuals, groups, etc
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.no-go area - an area that is dangerous or impossible to enter or to which entry is forbidden
area, country - a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography); "it was a mountainous area"; "Bible country"
Britain, Great Britain, U.K., UK, United Kingdom, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland - a monarchy in northwestern Europe occupying most of the British Isles; divided into England and Scotland and Wales and Northern Ireland; `Great Britain' is often used loosely to refer to the United Kingdom
Translations

no-go area

nSperrgebiet nt; this street is a no-go areadiese Straße sollte man meiden

no-go area

[ˌnəʊˈgəʊˌɛərɪə] nzona proibita
References in periodicals archive ?
More than one visitor was expressing their disgust, claiming in future Solihull would be a no-go area.
Residents said it was now a no-go area for children.
Channel 4 made a much-trumpeted documentary on the area and renamed it Immigration Street, so I was glued to the telly on Tuesday night to see what had become of the notorious, rosy lamp, red nylon curtain bedecked no-go area.
oleen says IT'S Coleen says IT'S oleen says just a no-go area, I'm just a no-go area, I'm afraid.
Tahir ul Qadri is using women as human shield, adding that Model Town has been made a no-go area in Lahore.
Then half of the track is a no-go area, so customers can't see racing from all angles.
We have been told by Guide Dogs our city is a no-go area.
He further said that wherever there was "writ of any other person except the government" that was a no-go area.
The announcement came a day after the government declared the 20-km zone around the tsunami-stricken plant a no-go area.
Oaks no-go area for Lush Lush Lashes has won brilliantly, but current prices for the Oaks are a no-go area.
The Coast Guard, Transportation Security Administration and local law enforcement officials police the no-go area, and violators face prison terms or up to $250,000 in fines.
The show was disappointing, there were a lot less exhibitors than when I last visited the show in 2013 - half the floor space was sectioned off as a no-go area, and we were there less than two hours.