Definitions for neighbor

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word neighbor

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"

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

  8. Origin: [OE. neighebour, AS. nehgebr; neh nigh + gebr a dweller, farmer; akin to D. nabuur, G. nachbar, OHG. nhgibr. See Nigh, and Boor.]

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. neighbor

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

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz


    One who knows more about your affairs than yourself.

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