Definitions for neighbor

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. neighbor, neighbour(noun)

    a person who lives (or is located) near another

  2. neighbor, neighbour(verb)

    a nearby object of the same kind

    "Fort Worth is a neighbor of Dallas"; "what is the closest neighbor to the Earth?"

  3. neighbor, neighbour(verb)

    live or be located as a neighbor

    "the neighboring house"

  4. neighbor, neighbour(verb)

    be located near or adjacent to

    "Pakistan neighbors India"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. neighbor(noun)ˈeɪbɚ

    sb who lives near you

    We don't see much of our neighbors.

  2. neighborˈeɪbɚ

    sb who lives in the house or apartment next to yours

    noisy next-door neighbors

  3. neighborˈeɪbɚ

    sb or sth that is near

    Belgium and Germany are neighbors.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Neighbor(noun)

    a person who lives near another; one whose abode is not far off

  2. Neighbor(noun)

    one who is near in sympathy or confidence

  3. Neighbor(noun)

    one entitled to, or exhibiting, neighborly kindness; hence, one of the human race; a fellow being

  4. Neighbor(adj)

    near to another; adjoining; adjacent; next; neighboring

  5. neighbor(verb)

    to adjoin; to border on; tobe near to

  6. neighbor(verb)

    to associate intimately with

  7. Neighbor(verb)

    to dwell in the vicinity; to be a neighbor, or in the neighborhood; to be near

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. neighbor

    The man who knows more about you than you know about yourself.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. NEIGHBOR

    One who knows more about your affairs than yourself.

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