(Noun) Not quite rural and not quite suburb. Like the lovely little place known as Snelgrove.
"Welcome to my ruburban home"
by A.B. May 31, 2005
A contraction for Rural-Suburbs. A place that is too far away from a city to be suburban, but is densely pocketed with McMansions and SUVs so that it is not fully Rural either. Formerly known as farm land.
Denise now has a 60 minute commute to work each way since she moved out to the Ruburbs.
by dtmwp February 05, 2007