neighboring
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Usage note
This word may also be spelled “neighbouring.”
neighboring(
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buhr
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. vecino
When war breaks out in a neigboring country, you need to help the refugees fleeing across the border.Cuando estalla la guerra en un país vecino, hay que ayudar a los refugiados que cruzan la frontera para huir.
b. cercano
There is a lot of building going on in this village and the neigboring ones.Se está construyendo mucho en este pueblo y en los pueblos cercanos.
c. de al lado
When we were at the restaurant last night, guess who was sitting at the neighboring table!Anoche, cuando estuvimos en el restaurante, ¡adivina quién estaba sentado en la mesa de al lado!
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neighboring
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. vecino(a)
Copyright © 2006 Harrap Publishers Limited
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neighboring country
el país vecino
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