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Synonyms for adjacent
əˈdʒeɪ səntad·ja·cent

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  1. adjacentadjective

    Next to; adjacent to; beside.

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

    Synonyms:
    juxtaposed, contiguous, abutting, adjoining, near

    Antonyms:
    distant, apart, nonadjacent

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. adjacent

    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.

    Synonyms:
    abutting, adjoining, attached, beside, bordering, close, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous, near, neighboring, next, nigh

    Antonyms:
    detached, disconnected, disjoined, distant, remote, separate

    Preposition:
    The farm was adjacent to the village.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. 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"

    Antonyms:
    far, unconnected, distant

  2. 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"

    Antonyms:
    far, distant, unconnected

  3. adjacentadjective

    near or close to but not necessarily touching

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

    Synonyms:
    neighboring(a), contiguous, conterminous, side by side(p), next

    Antonyms:
    distant, far, unconnected

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. adjacentadjective

    Synonyms:
    adjoining, conterminous, neighboring, near, close, bordering, contiguous, in proximity

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. adjacentadjective

    Synonyms:
    adjoining, contiguous

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How to use adjacent in a sentence?

  1. Ben Marsh:

    I have seen where people, most often unwittingly shared misinformation that came from a QAnon or a Q-adjacent source.

  2. Jaap Bonjer:

    We only included patients whose cancers had not invaded adjacent organs such as the bladder and ureters, with patients who have larger cancers, it needs to be done open because it's too complex to do laparoscopically.

  3. Peyton Manning:

    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.

  4. Liz Thomas:

    Warming surface temperatures and reduced sea ice in the sea adjacent to the Antarctic Peninsula is resulting in increased moisture availability.

  5. Los Angeles Fire Department:

    The well-coordinated LAFD defensive operations prevented either of two adjacent businesses from sustaining fire damage.

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