Word of the Day – Dec. 29 – Purlieu

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Noun: Purlieu  (PERL-yoo)

Definition:

1 a: An outlying or adjacent district.

1 b: (plural) environs, neighborhood.

2 a: A frequently visited place: haunt.

2 b: (plural) confines, bounds.

Example sentence: Every holiday we would take a trip to the purlieu where my father grew up.