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Meaning & Definition of Local in English

English

Local

/loʊkəl/

noun

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

  • "The local seemed to take forever to get to new york"
    synonym:
  • local

2. Anesthetic that numbs a particular area of the body

    synonym:
  • local anesthetic
  • ,
  • local anaesthetic
  • ,
  • local
  • ,
  • topical anesthetic
  • ,
  • topical anaesthetic

adjective

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

  • "Local taxes"
  • "Local authorities"
    synonym:
  • local

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

  • "Local customs"
  • "Local schools"
  • "The local citizens"
  • "A local point of view"
  • "Local outbreaks of flu"
  • "A local bus line"
    synonym:
  • local

3. Affecting only a restricted part or area of the body

  • "Local anesthesia"
    synonym:
  • local

Examples of using

The local restaurant is awful.
If you want to sell your old sofa, why not put an advertisement in the local paper?
He writes articles for the local newspaper.