public nuisance

Definition of "public nuisance"
  1. An act or condition that disturbs a community's health, safety, or morals and affects more than just a few individuals
How to use "public nuisance" in a sentence
  1. The illegal dumping site in the city has become a public nuisance due to the unpleasant smell and health issues.
  2. The citizens filed a complaint with the city over the public nuisance caused by the noisy construction during nighttime.
  3. The hoard of feral cats in the neighborhood was considered a public nuisance as it became a health hazard.

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