Origin of localeOld French local
The tower is a specific locale in the story of Rapunzel.
The definition of a locale is a specific place, especially in a story.
An example of a locale is Rapunzel's tower.
a place or locality, esp. with reference to events or circumstances connected with it, often as a setting for a story, play, etc.
- A place, especially with reference to a particular event: the locale of a crime.
- The scene or setting, as of a novel.
Origin of localeFrom French local local, locale from Old French; see local .
- The place where something happens.
- Being near running water and good shade, the explorers decided it was a good locale for setting up camp.
- (computing) The set of settings related to the language and region in which a computer program executes. Examples are language, paper format, currency and time formats, character encoding etc.
- Whether you live in a warm climate and you just need to outfit a boy in basic boots, or you live in a snowy locale where lined boots and long johns are part of every day, winter boots for boys come in a wide variety.
- You can choose from party cruises that dock each day in a different exotic locale or voyages that offer extended stays at all-inclusive resorts.The latter option doesn't require spending the night on the ship.
- There are so many picturesque destinations around the world that serve as perfect spots to hold the ceremony that choosing one might be difficult, but chances are the ideal place will be on a beach, island, or other tropical locale.
- He was convinced the locale was the same but the fields were not distinctive enough that he recognized anything.
- Even the usually bored Dawkinses ooh-ed and aah-ed appropriately but the brothers seemed more interested in the locale of the various shots than the scenery and flora so beautifully presented.