Definition: the outlying portions of a town or city
Part of Speech: Noun
Synonym(s): suburbs, sticks
Antonym(s): downtown, center
1. You will have to go to the city outskirts to find an unpopulated area filled with trees.
2. Because I live on the outskirts of a huge city, I rarely have to deal with traffic issues.
3. My house is located in the outskirts, far away from the center of town.