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Synonyms for local

Synonyms for local

confined to a particular location or site


having the restricted outlook often characteristic of geographic isolation

Synonyms for local

public transport consisting of a bus or train that stops at all stations or stops

Related Words

relating to or applicable to or concerned with the administration of a city or town or district rather than a larger area


affecting only a restricted part or area of the body

References in classic literature ?
"'You take quite an interest in local affairs, I see.' (Here his Honor took up the morning's COWBELL and ran his eye up and down a column I knew was mine.)
"Source more local; tell your customers it's local, and tell them exactly where it came from," he advises.
Village shops, pubs and restaurants will only survive if local people give them their much-needed support.
Shelby Bastarche: Henry Munns Making a Difference Award, local; Henry Munns Making a Difference Award, local; Millbury Parents' Club Scholarship, local
'[The] new Medicare Locals will have the important role of working with GPs, nurses, allied health professionals, Indigenous health organisations and Local Hospital Networks to identify and respond to gaps in local health services and help patients and professionals navigate our complex system more easily,' said Minister Roxon.
The percentages of consumers "taking action" after viewing local ads include 46% for local newspaper sites, 44% for local TV sites, 42% for local magazine sites, 39% for user-review sites, and 37% for portals.
Today, as the economic fallout of the sexual abuse crisis continues, some bankrupt dioceses now claim that they don't really own local parishes so that parish assets can be exempt from any diocesan bankruptcy settlement.
Significantly, go2 only provides local search and content, while the other mobile search companies provide other types of mobile search and information, including games, ringtones, general web search, news, sports, etc.
This full-page ad runs in local editions of popular magazines such as Sports Illustrated, Fortune and Time in locales where the ReMix campaign is currently underway.
These per-pupil figures reflect the total dollars these districts received from local sources and not the amount these districts spent per pupil for regular operating expenses.
In the midst of all the chaos sits Michael Pollan, calmly nibbling a piece of homemade boar prosciutto and ruminating, "Let them eat cake made with unbleached organic flour and fresh butter from the local creamery." Pollan is the author of The Omnivore's Dilemma, an irritatingly excellent book.
Sometimes the government persuaded bandits to join army or local police units.
Justice Ikramullah Khan and Justice Sahibzada Asadullah directed the ECP through its secretary and the provincial government to respond in writing to citizen Masoodur Rehman's petition seeking the court's orders for the ECP to delay the local body polls beyond the stipulated 120-day period on the ground that the required arrangements for the electoral exercise haven't been made.
Former interior minister Ahsan Iqbal's son moved the petition in the high court challenging Punjab Local Government Bill, 2019.
Filing a writ petition in the Lahore High Court, former interior minister Ahsan Iqbal's son challenged the Punjab Local Government Bill, 2019.