US: /ˈɫoʊkəɫ/
UK: /lˈə‍ʊkə‍l/

English Vietnamese dictionary

local /'loukəl/
  • tính từ
    • địa phương
      • local authorities: nhà đương cục địa phương
      • local time: giờ địa phương
      • local colour: (văn học) màu sắc địa phương
      • local government: chính quyền địa phương
    • bộ phận, cục bộ
      • local war: chiến tranh cục bộ
    • (toán học) (thuộc) quỹ tích
    • danh từ
      • người dân địa phương; người làm nghề tự do ở địa phương; người giảng đạo ở địa phương
      • tin tức địa phương
      • xe lửa địa phương
      • tem địa phương
      • đội thể thao (bóng đá, bóng chuyền...) địa phương
      • (số nhiều) kỳ thi địa phương
      • (thông tục) trụ sở, công quán

    Advanced English dictionary

    adjective, noun
    + adjective [usually before noun]
    1 belonging to or connected with the particular place or area that you are talking about or with the place where you live: a local farmer / hairdresser + A local man was accused of the murder. + Our children go to the local school. + a local newspaper (= one that gives local news) + local radio (= a radio station that broadcasts to one area only) + decisions made at local rather than national level + It was difficult to understand the local dialect.
    2 affecting only one part of the body: Her tooth was extracted under local anaesthetic.
    locally adverb: to advertise / shop / work locally + Do you live locally (= in this area)? + locally grown fruit
    + noun
    1 [usually pl.] a person who lives in a particular place or district: The locals are very friendly. + She's beginning to sound like one of the locals.
    2 (BrE, informal) a pub near where you live: I called in at my local on the way home.
    3 (AmE) a branch of a trade union
    4 (AmE) a bus or train that stops at all places on the route

    Thesaurus dictionary

    1 neighbourhood, neighbouring, nearby, close by; adjoining:
    She works for a local butcher. The law affects only the local area
    2 provincial, regional, district, state, county, shire, municipal, city, town, village, neighbourhood; restricted, limited, specific, particular, peculiar:
    Clean water is a general, not a local problem.
    3 resident, native, townsman, townswoman, townsperson:
    The locals all voted against the proposition.
    4 neighbourhood pub:
    He stopped in at his local on the way home.

    Concise English dictionary

    +public transport consisting of a bus or train that stops at all stations or stops
    +anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body
    +relating to or applicable to or concerned with the administration of a city or town or district rather than a larger area
    +of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood
    +affecting only a restricted part or area of the body