Thesaurus / abutting
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB

The main area abuts another 3,000 acres of guided-only, out-of-bounds terrain.

There was an abutting window, which opened on a small projecting balcony of stone, battlemented as is usual in Gothic castles.

KenilworthSir Walter Scott

It was a mere hovel, abutting against a rock, and in its dreary solitude seemed the last refuge of direst poverty.

At the south end is another platform 40 feet east and west by 20 feet north and south, abutting against the east and south walls.

The huge barrier of the Malan range, abutting direct on the sea, stopped 162 his way.

The Gates of IndiaThomas Holdich

It seemed, in fact, a great icy table-land, abutting with a clean precipice against the sea.

All the lower portion of it abutting on to the wharf was, we are told, reclaimed from swamp and mud only a very few years ago.

(f) The city was to furnish the right of way to the contractor free from all claims of abutting property owners.

The great Appalachian range, with its abutting mountains, was the safest path northward.

The NegroW.E.B. Du Bois

Angles are never formed by a single ridge but by the abutting of one ridge against another.

The Science of FingerprintsFederal Bureau of Investigation

USE abutting IN A SENTENCE

Join our early testers! See how your sentence looks with different synonyms.

Characters: 0/140

WORDS RELATED TO ABUTTING

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.