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synonyms for abutting

  • adjoin
  • border on
  • join
  • neighbor
  • be adjacent to
  • butt against
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How to use abutting in a sentence

The main area abuts another 3,000 acres of guided-only, out-of-bounds terrain.
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In 1827, a little school was opened in a building at the corner of Gildow-street, abutting upon Marsh-lane, in this town.
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Lacking concrete, he'd constructed a roofless stone hut abutting the barn to serve as his manure shed.
BLIND MAN'S LANTERNALLEN KIM LANG
All the abutting joints were carefully executed by machinery, the fitting being of the most perfect kind.
LIVES OF THE ENGINEERSSAMUEL SMILES
These courses formed a kind of inverted vault, abutting, at its edges, upon 214the rock.
A HISTORY OF ART IN ANCIENT EGYPT, VOL. I (OF 2)GEORGES PERROT
The huge barrier of the Malan range, abutting direct on the sea, stopped 162 his way.
THE GATES OF INDIATHOMAS HOLDICH
It is a circus, surrounded by tiers of seats and abutting on the city ramparts.
THE WONDERS OF POMPEIIMARC MONNIER
I remember vividly one or two large houses abutting on a little court.
THE QUIVER, 2/1900VARIOUS
All over France churches are to be found abutting on the ancient ramparts of towns.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
The window marked by Vertue belonged to a small building abutting from the north side of the present Banqueting House.
NOTES & QUERIES, NO. 27. SATURDAY, MAY 4, 1850VARIOUS
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WORDS RELATED TO ABUTTING

  • abutting
  • adjacent
  • approximal
  • bordering on
  • connecting
  • conterminous
  • contiguous
  • coterminous
  • interconnecting
  • joined
  • joining
  • juxtaposed
  • near
  • neighboring
  • next door
  • touching
  • verging
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.