|part of speech:
||near or next to; adjoining.
We are worried about the large dead tree on the property adjacent to ours; it could fall onto our house during a storm.
- abutting, adjoining, bordering, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring, next, proximate
- detached, distant, faraway, nonadjacent, remote
- similar words:
- close, flush, near, nearby, neighbor, next-door, side by side