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Antonyms for adjacent
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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes
Next to; adjacent to; beside.
Because the conference room is filled, we will have our meeting in the adjacent room.
juxtaposed, contiguous, abutting, adjoining, near
distant, apart, nonadjacent
English Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes
Adjacent farms may not be connected; if adjoining, they meet at the boundary-line. Conterminous would imply that their dimensions were exactly equal on the side where they adjoin. Contiguous may be used for either adjacent or adjoining. Abutting refers rather to the end of one building or estate than to the neighborhood of another. Buildings may be adjacent or adjoining that are not attached. Near is a relative word, places being called near upon the railroad which would elsewhere be deemed remote. Neighboring always implies such proximity that the inhabitants may be neighbors. Next views some object as the nearest of several or many; next neighbor implies a neighborhood.
detached, disconnected, disjoined, distant, remote, separate
abutting, adjoining, attached, beside, bordering, close, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous, near, neighboring, next, nigh
The farm was adjacent to the village.
Princeton's WordNet2.3 / 3 votes
adjacent, next, side by side(p)adjective
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"
far, unconnected, distant
adjacent, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring(a)adjective
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"
far, distant, unconnected
near or close to but not necessarily touching
"lands adjacent to the mountains"; "New York and adjacent cities"
distant, far, unconnected
neighboring(a), contiguous, conterminous, side by side(p), next
Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words5.0 / 1 vote
How to use adjacent in a sentence?
One document consisting of one page was discovered among stored materials in an adjacent room.
My house sounds like the ocean, there are three houses adjacent to mine that also lost their roof.
Cold seems to set up bedwetting. Some families have a child's bed adjacent to an exposed wall and by moving the bed away from the cold wall it seems to reduce wetting.
The meeting ended when I was handcuffed by a detective and locked in a small room adjacent to the interview room, approximately 20 minutes later, I was removed .?.?. still handcuffed and marched through the precinct. I was processed and ultimately placed in a holding cell.
While our proposals are aimed at reducing the military confrontation, de-escalating the overall situation in Europe, exactly the opposite is happening in the West. NATO members are building up their strength and aviation. In the territories that are directly adjacent to Ukraine, on the Black Sea, the scale of exercises has increased many times recently.
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