Situated or living nearby or adjacent to.

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  • Neighboring — Neigh bor*ing, a. Living or being near; adjacent; as, the neighboring nations or countries. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neighboring — index adjacent, close (near), contiguous, immediate (not distant), proximate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • neighboring — (Amer.) neigh·bor·ing || neɪbÉ™rɪŋ adj. in the area of; close to; in the vicinity of (also neighbouring) neighbor (Amer.) neigh·bor || neɪbÉ™(r) n. one who lives in a nearby house; fellow human being; someone or something nearby (also… …   English contemporary dictionary

  • neighboring — [nā′bər iŋ] adj. nearby; adjacent; close together; in the same region SYN. ADJACENT …   English World dictionary

  • Neighboring — neighbor eigh bor, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Neighbored}; p. pr. & vb. n {Neighboring}.] 1. To adjoin; to border on; to be near to. [1913 Webster] Leisurely ascending hills that neighbor the shore. Sandys. [1913 Webster] 2. To associate intimately… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • neighboring — /nay beuhr ing/, adj. situated or living near; adjacent: to visit the neighboring towns. [1595 1605; NEIGHBOR + ING2] * * * …   Universalium

  • neighboring — neigh|bor|ing [ neıbərıŋ ] adjective * near or next to each other: neighboring towns/states/countries …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • neighboring — adjective the owner of the neighboring property Syn: adjacent, adjoining, bordering, connecting, abutting; proximate, near, close, close/near at hand, next door, nearby, in the vicinity Ant: remote …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • neighboring — adjective having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Conncecticut the side of Germany conterminous with France Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho neighboring cities • Syn:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • neighboring — Synonyms and related words: abutting, adjacent, adjoining, ambient, bordering, circling, circumambient, circumferential, circumflex, circumfluent, circumfluous, circumjacent, close, close by, connecting, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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