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masculine noun
1. (area of town)
a. neighborhood (United States)
Nos encanta nuestro barrio porque siempre hay algo que hacer.We love our neighborhood because there's always something to do.
b. neighbourhood (United Kingdom)
Construyeron el barrio sobre puro campo. The neighbourhood was built over pure farmland.
c. district
Hay seis barrios encantadores en nuestro condado.There are six charming districts in our county.
d. quarter
Viven en el Barrio Latino de la ciudad, donde se habla mucho el español.They live in the Latin Quarter of the city, where Spanish is widely spoken.
masculine noun
1. area, district , neighborhood (United States)
  • los barrios bajos the rough parts of town
  • de barrio local (cine, tienda)
  • mandar a alguien al otro barrio (informal figurative) to do somebody in, to kill somebody (peninsular Spanish)
  • barrio chino Chinatown; (de chinos) red light district (de prostitución) (peninsular Spanish)
  • barrio comercial/periférico shopping/outlying district
  • barrio latino Latin Quarter
1 (distrito) area; district; neighborhood; (EEUU)
una casa en un barrio residencial a house in a residential area o district o neighborhood; (EEUU) el barrio de Gracia Gracia district; mi barrio my part of town; my neighborhood; (EEUU) un piso en un barrio céntrico a flat in the centre of town; vive en el barrio judío de Córdoba he lives in the Jewish quarter of Cordova; los barrios de la periferia the outlying suburbs o areas; the outskirts; tiendas de barrio local shops; corner shops; neighborhood stores; (EEUU) cine de barrio local cinema
el otro barrio the next world
irse al otro barrio to snuff it (familiar)
mandar a algn al otro barrio to do sb in (familiar)
barrio bruja (And) shanty town
barrio chino [de mayoría china] Chinatown; Chinese quarter; [de prostitución] (España) red-light district
barrio comercial [de negocios] business quarter; commercial district; [de tiendas] shopping area; shopping district
barrio de chabolas shanty town
barrio de tolerancia (And) red-light district
barrio dormitorio commuter suburb; dormitory suburb
barrio exterior outer suburb
Barrio Gótico historic district with principally Gothic architecture
barrio latino Latin quarter
barrio miseria shanty town
barrio obrero working-class area; working-class district; working-class neighborhood; (EEUU)
barrios bajos poorer areas (of town)
barrios marginales poorer areas (of town)
2 (Latinoamérica) shanty town
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