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Synonyms for adjacentəˈdʒeɪ sənt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. adjacent, next, side by side(p)(adj)

    nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space

    Antonyms:
    far, unconnected, distant

  2. adjacent, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring(a)(adj)

    having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching

    Antonyms:
    far, distant, unconnected

  3. adjacent(adj)

    near or close to but not necessarily touching

    Synonyms:
    neighboring(a), contiguous, conterminous, side by side(p), next

    Antonyms:
    distant, far, unconnected

Wiktionary

  1. adjacent(preposition)

    Next to; adjacent to; beside.

    Synonyms:
    juxtaposed, contiguous, abutting, adjoining, near

    Antonyms:
    distant, apart, nonadjacent

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. adjacent

    Adjacent farms may not be connected; if adjoining, they meet at the boundary-line. Conterminous would imply that their dimensions were exactly equal on the side where they adjoin. Contiguous may be used for either adjacent or adjoining. Abutting refers rather to the end of one building or estate than to the neighborhood of another. Buildings may be adjacent or adjoining that are not attached. Near is a relative word, places being called near upon the railroad which would elsewhere be deemed remote. Neighboring always implies such proximity that the inhabitants may be neighbors. Next views some object as the nearest of several or many; next neighbor implies a neighborhood.

    Synonyms:
    abutting, adjoining, attached, beside, bordering, close, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous, near, neighboring, next, nigh

    Antonyms:
    detached, disconnected, disjoined, distant, remote, separate

    Preposition:
    The farm was adjacent to the village.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjacent(a.)

    Synonyms:
    adjoining, conterminous, neighboring, near, close, bordering, contiguous, in proximity


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