part of speech: noun

definition 1: a person who lives close to someone else.

  • New neighbors just moved into the house across the street.

definition 2: a fellow human.

  • Treat your neighbors with respect.

definition 3: something that borders on or is in the same general area as something else of the same type.

  • Mexico and Canada are both neighbors of the United States.


part of speech: verb

inflections: neighbors, neighboring, neighbored

definition: to border on; live near to.

  • His property neighbors a public park.

synonyms: adjoin, border, touch

Word Builder: neighbor +

neighboring: next to.