gentrifier
noun see gentrify

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • gentrifier — gentrify ► VERB (gentrifies, gentrified) ▪ renovate and improve (a house or district) so that it conforms to middle class taste. DERIVATIVES gentrification noun gentrifier noun …   English terms dictionary

  • gentrifier — See gentrify. * * * …   Universalium

  • gentrifier — noun An agent of gentrification …   Wiktionary

  • gentrifier — n. one who improves a neighborhood by renovating old buildings in order to attract wealthier families …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gentrifier — gen·tri·fi·er …   English syllables

  • gentrifier — noun see gentrify * * * genˈtrifier noun • • • Main Entry: ↑gentry …   Useful english dictionary

  • gentrify — gentrifier, n. /jen treuh fuy /, v., gentrified, gentrifying. v.t. 1. to improve (a neighborhood) by gentrification. v.i. 2. to undergo gentrification: Some neighborhoods gentrify more easily than others. [1970 75; GENTRY + FY] * * * …   Universalium

  • Gentrification — and urban gentrification refer to the changes that result when wealthier people ( gentry ) acquire or rent property in low income and working class communities.[1] Urban gentrification is associated with movement. Consequent to gentrification,… …   Wikipedia

  • gentrify — verb ( fied; fying) Date: 1972 transitive verb to attempt or accomplish the gentrification of intransitive verb to become gentrified • gentrifier noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Johnson & Johnson — Johnson Johnson Logo de Johnson Johnson Création 1886 Fondateur(s) James Wood Johnson Edward Mead Johnson …   Wikipédia en Français

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