from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Chiefly British Variant of neighbor.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A person living on adjacent or nearby land; a person situated adjacently or nearby; anything (of the same type of thing as the subject) in an adjacent or nearby position.
- v. To be adjacent to (more often used as neighbouring)
- v. To approach; to verge on.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- Same as neighbor, neighboring, neighborhood, neighborly.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- v. be located near or adjacent to
- v. live or be located as a neighbor
- n. a nearby object of the same kind
- n. a person who lives (or is located) near another
From Middle English, from Old English nēahġebūr ("neighbour"), equivalent to nigh + bower. Cognate with Dutch nabuur ("neighbour"), Low German nabur ("neighbour"), German Nachbar ("neighbour"), Norwegian nabo ("neighbour"), Icelandic nábúi ("neighbour"). More at nigh, bower. (Wiktionary)