your\ neck\ of\ the\ woods

your neighborhood or hang out area

where you live


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  • your neck of the woods — (your) neck of the woods the area you come from or where you now live. If you re in our neck of the woods, we hope you ll come see us. Usage notes: often used in the form this neck of the woods: It was a pretty small farm for this neck of the… …   New idioms dictionary

  • neck of the woods — (your) neck of the woods the area you come from or where you now live. If you re in our neck of the woods, we hope you ll come see us. Usage notes: often used in the form this neck of the woods: It was a pretty small farm for this neck of the… …   New idioms dictionary

  • neck of the woods — noun a surrounding or nearby region the plane crashed in the vicinity of Asheville it is a rugged locality he always blames someone else in the immediate neighborhood I will drop in on you the next time I am in this neck of the woods • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neck of the woods — {n. phr.}, {informal} Part of the country; place; neighborhood; vicinity. * /We visited Illinois and Iowa last summer; in that neck of the woods the corn really grows tall./ * /We were down in your neck of the woods last week./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • neck of the woods — {n. phr.}, {informal} Part of the country; place; neighborhood; vicinity. * /We visited Illinois and Iowa last summer; in that neck of the woods the corn really grows tall./ * /We were down in your neck of the woods last week./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • neck\ of\ the\ woods — n. phr. informal Part of the country; place; neighborhood; vicinity. We visited Illinois and Iowa last summer; in that neck of the woods the corn really grows tall. We were down in your neck of the woods last week …   Словарь американских идиом

  • neck of the woods — informal area of the country. I m surprised to see you in this neck of the woods. What brings you here? There s no scenery like this in your neck of the woods, is there? …   New idioms dictionary

  • neck — [[t]ne̱k[/t]] ♦♦♦ necks, necking, necked 1) N COUNT: usu poss N Your neck is the part of your body which joins your head to the rest of your body. She threw her arms round his neck and hugged him warmly... He was short and stocky, and had a thick …   English dictionary

  • The Zutons — Drummer Sean Payne at a Zutons performance at the Brixton Academy, Brixton, London in March 2005. Background information Origin Liverp …   Wikipedia

  • neck — neck1 W2S2 [nek] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(part of the body)¦ 2¦(clothing)¦ 3¦(narrow part)¦ 4 be up to your neck in something 5 neck and neck (with somebody) 6 in this/somebody s neck of the woods 7 get it in the neck 8 by a neck 9 …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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