### Princeton's WordNet

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

nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space

"had adjacent rooms"; "in the next room"; "the person sitting next to me"; "our rooms were side by side"

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"

adjacent(adj)

near or close to but not necessarily touching

"lands adjacent to the mountains"; "New York and adjacent cities"

### Wiktionary

adjacent(Noun)

Something that lies next to something else, especially the side of a right triangle that is neither the hypotenuse nor the opposite.

adjacent(Adjective)

Lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighboring; bordering on.

Because the conference room is filled, we will have our meeting in the adjacent room.

adjacent(Adjective)

Just before, after, or facing.

The picture is on the adjacent page.

adjacent(Preposition)

Next to; adjacent to; beside.

**Origin:** adiacens, adiacentis.

### Webster Dictionary

Adjacent(adj)

lying near, close, or contiguous; neighboring; bordering on; as, a field adjacent to the highway

Adjacent(noun)

that which is adjacent

### Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

Adjacent

ad-jās′ent,

*adj.*lying near to: contiguous.—*n.***Adjac′ency**, the state of being near: that which is adjacent.—*adv.***Adjac′ently**. [L.*ad*, to,*jacēre*, to lie.]

### Dictionary of Nautical Terms

adjacent

Lying close to another object; a word applied to the relative situations of capes or bays from the ship.--Adjacent angle is one immediately contiguous to another, so that they have one common side.

### British National Corpus

Adjectives Frequency

Rank popularity for the word 'adjacent' in Adjectives Frequency: #981

### Numerology

Chaldean Numerology

The numerical value of adjacent in Chaldean Numerology is:

**6**Pythagorean Numerology

The numerical value of adjacent in Pythagorean Numerology is:

**4**

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