ghetto

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Definizione monolingua ghetto


ghetto


Noun

ghetto (plural ghettos or ghettoes)


  1. The district in a city where Jews were compelled to confine themselves.
    The Jews of Venice were confined to the ghèto, in what is now the Arsenale district
  2. A district where members of an ethnic, religious or cultural minority are congregated, usually voluntarily.
    The Castro district of San Francisco is a gay ghetto.
    Beverley Hills is the ghetto of L.A.s glitterati.
    The term Chinatown denotes a Chinese Ghetto.
  3. An economically depressed urban district predominantly inhabited by members of one ethnic or religious group.
    Bedford-Stuyvesant and Brownsville are often cited as African-American ghettos in New York City.
Adjective

ghetto (comparative more ghetto, superlative most ghetto)


  1. of or relating to a ghetto or to ghettos in general
  2. (slang) (informal) of low quality; cheap; shabby
    My apartments so ghetto, the rats and cockroaches filed a complaint with the city!
    I like to drive ghetto cars; if they break down you can just abandon them and pick up a new one!


Definizione italiano>inglese ghetto

ghetto
  the district in a city where Jews were compelled to confine themselves
  a district where members of an ethnic, religious or cultural minority are congregated
  an economically depressed urban district

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