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noun as in person who lives close by

verb as in be next to

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Compared with neighbors Myanmar, Vietnam, and Laos, Cambodia appears to have a blossoming civil society.

His neighbors include some of the other designer outposts one finds speckled around the area.

But the stories of the Riveras and Toros are often interrupted by the stories of their neighbors.

Some of Stone's neighbors, who live between Dotts and 4th Streets in Pennsburg, said their electricity and water had been cut off.

One of its few concessions to the luxurious standards of the neighbors is a long, winding road.

Many of his bird neighbors,p. 31 for instance, liked the same things to eat that he did.

He has taken down its fences, and "boulevarded" its grounds till it merges into those of his neighbors.

In fact, they knew nothing of any of their neighbors; their lodgers were all people of the highest distinction, they assured Edna.

But the neighbors soon made up their minds what they thought of the strangers, for the father was very drunk.

I'm going there myself, and there couldn't be a better time than this for all of us to call upon our new neighbors.


On this page you'll find 22 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to neighbors, such as: acquaintance, friend, bystander, homebody, nearby resident, and next-door neighbor.

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