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(adj., noun, adverb)


There are 6 meanings of the word Local.

How to pronounce local:


Local - as an adjective

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

Example: "Local taxes"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Of or belonging to or characteristic of a particular locality or neighborhood

Example: "Local customs"

Affecting only a restricted part or area of the body

Example: "Local anesthesia"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Local - as a noun

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

Example: "The local seemed to take forever to get to new york"

Antonyms (Opposite Meaning)

Local - as an adverb

In the local area; within a city, state, country, etc.

Example: "It's never been more important to buy local."

Example Sentences

"I prefer to buy local produce."
"The local government implemented new policies."
"We went to a local bakery for fresh bread."
"Our neighborhood has a local park."
"The local newspaper reported on the event."
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Word Game Points

Is LOCAL a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, local is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

LOCAL has a SCRABBLE points total of 7.

Is LOCAL a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, local is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
LOCAL has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 10.

Is LOCAL a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, local is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
LOCAL has a WORDFEUD points total of 8.

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