What are some alternative words for conterminous?

Synonyms for conterminouskənˈtɜr mə nəs

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term conterminous.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. conterminous, contiguous(adj)

    connecting without a break; within a common boundary

    "the 48 conterminous states"; "the contiguous 48 states"

    coterminous, neighboring(a), adjacent, immediate, contiguous, coextensive, conterminous

    unconnected, incommensurate

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

    having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching

    "Rhode Island has two bordering states; Massachusetts and Conncecticut"; "the side of Germany conterminous with France"; "Utah and the contiguous state of Idaho"; "neighboring cities"

    unconnected, incommensurate

  3. coextensive, coterminous, conterminous(adj)

    being of equal extent or scope or duration

    coterminous, neighboring(a), adjacent, conterminous, contiguous, coextensive

    unconnected, incommensurate

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. conterminous

    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.

    abutting, adjacent, adjoining, attached, beside, bordering, close, contiguous, coterminous, near, neighboring, next, nigh

    detached, disconnected, disjoined, distant, remote, separate

    The farm was adjacent to the village.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. conterminous(a.)

    adjoining, contiguous, bordering upon

Translations for conterminous

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for conterminous »


Find a translation for the conterminous synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

Images & Illustrations of conterminous

     Images & Illustrations of conterminous Images & Illustrations of conterminous Images & Illustrations of conterminous

Discuss these conterminous synonyms with the community:


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"conterminous." Synonyms.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2018. Web. 21 Mar. 2018. <https://www.synonyms.net/synonym/conterminous>.

Are we missing a good synonym for conterminous?

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for conterminous:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.