'burbs

'burbs

(bɜːbz) or

burbs

pl n
informal short for suburbs. See suburb
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The best thing about staying in the 'burbs and popping out for the festival in the afternoon and the fireworks at night is you can cool off in between and go to bed right after the fireworks to get a comfortable night's sleep before awaking to work on no one's favorite day -- July 5.
Directed by Joe Dante (The 'Burbs), Gremlins was executively produced by Steven Spielberg.
Ballet Memphis hopes that its new building flips an old local narrative and shows that ballet is not a rarefied import from the 'burbs, but a vital part of the urban conscience.
At 16, Starr Carter is torn between the neighbourhood she grew up in - where drive-by shootings, gangland territory battles and poverty are as normal as being made to work in her dad, Big Mav's, grocery store - and her almost exclusively white private high school in the 'burbs.
Muchachas is no exception - tucked away in the 'burbs away from the hustle and bustle of the city."
2 THE 'BURBS (1989) TOM Hanks and his fellow suburbanites find themselves becoming suspicious when a new family move into the neighbourhood and rumours begin that the Klopeks might have a murderous streak.
'BROTHERS BRING THE HOOD TO THE 'BURBS AT CHRISTMAS - PRANK'
In many cities, a bike is a must-have accessory for hipsters, while in the 'burbs spandex-clad weekend warriors rule the roads as they imitate the Tour de France.
airbnb.com Manly Grab a ferry from Circular Quay to Manly, another of Sydney's stunning beach 'burbs. On a tree-lined street you'll find this friendly, beautifully decorated B&B.
The 'Burbs ITV Wales, today, 3.55pm The arrival of secretive neighbours sparks an unhealthy curiosity in a group of friends, leading them to go to bizarre lengths to discover the truth about the newcomers.
Although it was intimidating on many levels, a husband, a kid and a house in the 'burbs later, I'm glad I entered the uncharted waters and am thankful to live in a time when this type of technology is available to us.
* Bucking a recent trend, DNC Chair Debbie Wasserman Schultz will be speaking tonight at Keneseth Israel, a synagogue in the Philly 'burbs, despite RJC objections.