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noun as in person who lives close by

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verb as in be next to

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It proves that Delaware can show America what is possible when neighbors come together.

Everything else stayed the same—their commute, where they shopped for groceries, who their neighbors were, etc.

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Several of its neighbors in Louisiana’s industrial corridor also rank near the top of the list.

Other circular earthworks of the ancestral Wichita and neighboring groups in the southern Great Plains were also built at elevated spots, Casana’s team says.

That makes us better off than many of our friends and neighbors.

At his Tucson hacienda he is a gracious host and a good neighbor.

After a pause she invited me in with a warm smile, as if I were a neighbor.

Sure, your cubicle mate, neighbor, and aunt all own a Fitbit or JawBone fitness tracker.

Selling off the extras, I saw my neighbor marvel at the scent and murmur that he wished he could afford one.

And Hayao Miyazaki, the 73-year-old director behind hits like My Neighbor Totoro and Spirited Away, is a walking legend.

It was father against son, brother against brother, neighbor against neighbor.

She passed the box to her neighbor, who uttered similar expressions to her own.

It is founded upon love of the neighbor, and a desire to be beloved, and to show love.

When what does my gentleman do but whips out an 'oss pistil as long as my harm, and shoots my left 'and neighbor dead!

The four shook hands solemnly with their new neighbor, then, with even a greater gusto, drank his health.


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On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to neighbor, such as: acquaintance, friend, bystander, nearby resident, and next-door neighbor.

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