Nimbi vs. Nimby

Nimbi vs. Nimby — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Nimbi and Nimby

Nimbinoun

A cloudy radiance said to surround a classical deity when on earth.

Nimbynoun

One who objects to a project, especially one intended for the benefit of the public, such as a school or landfill, being sited near one's residence.

Nimbinoun

A radiant light that appears usually in the form of a circle or halo about or over the head in the representation of a god, demigod, saint, or sacred person such as a king or an emperor.

Nimbynoun

Someone who objects to the building of an undesirable structure in their neighborhood, especially in public policy debate.

politically correct green (as in vegetation) nimbies (may object to nuclear power plants, polluting factories, etc.)socially conservative brown (as in shirts) nimbies (may object to the building of jails, prisons, housing for ex-convicts, drinking or adult entertainment establishments)fiscally conservative green (as in money) nimbies (may object to the building of anything which may decrease preexisting property values)

Nimbinoun

A splendid atmosphere or aura, as of glamour, that surrounds a person or thing.

Nimbyadjective

Not wanting to have to deal with unpleasant or distasteful things near them.

Their vote against measures to help refugees has been perceived by the socially conscious margin of society as a typically nimby attitude.
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Nimbinoun

A rain cloud, especially a low dark layer of clouds such as a nimbostratus.

Nimbynoun

someone who objects to siting something in their own neighborhood but does not object to it being sited elsewhere; an acronym for not in my backyard

Nimbinoun

(rare) nimbus