Definition of Gentrifying

1. Verb. (present participle of gentrify) ¹

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Definition of Gentrifying

1. gentrify [v] - See also: gentrify

Lexicographical Neighbors of Gentrifying

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gentoo penguins
gentrifying (current term)
genu capsulae internae
genu corporis callosi
genu nervi facialis
genu of corpus callosum
genu of facial canal
genu of facial nerve
genu of internal capsule
genu recurvatum
genu valgum
genu valgums

Literary usage of Gentrifying

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Establishing Programs and Priorities for the Seismic Rehabilitation of (1993)
"gentrifying households, on the other hand, have begun a process of renovation where, often, these subdivided homes are converted back to single- family ..."

2. Adventure Guides Italian Riviera: San Remo, Portofino & Genoa by Amy Finley (2006)
"Porto Maurizio is characterized by the nicely preserved (and gentrifying) medieval neighborhood of Parasio that encircles the promontory of the same name. ..."

3. Post Ex Sub Dis: Urban Fragmentations and Constructions by Ghent Urban Studies Team (2002)
"24 Pinero died in 1988 and his ashes were duly scattered as he had asked, over a district in the process of gentrifying, pushing out poets to make room for ..."

4. Building Higher Education-Community Development Corporation Partnerships by Nancy Nye, Richard Schramm (2000)
"In one example, Clark University's role in the University Park Partnership was challenged at first as gentrifying the neighborhood and potentially ..."

5. Questions and Answers in Lethal and Non-Lethal Violence: Proceeding of the edited by Richard L. Block (1994)
"Today, the eastern sections of the near West Side are rapidly gentrifying. Cabrini Green and ABLA public housing complexes are islands of poverty in more ..."

6. Communities at Work: Addressing the Urban Challenge by Diane Publishing Staff (1998)
"The developments foster a sense of community in a downtown multiethnic neighborhood and maintain housing diversity in a rapidly gentrifying former ..."

7. The Benefits and Costs of Highway and Transit Investments: Highlights of an (2005)
"When you get to valuable development around transit stations, perhaps you are gentrifying the community and what was an affordable housing community is no ..."

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