Neighboring and Nearby


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Neighboring adjective – Having a border in common.
Usage example: he and his future wife grew up on neighboring farms

Nearby is a synonym for neighboring in adjacent topic. In some cases you can use "Nearby" instead the word "Neighboring" as an adjective or an adverb, when it comes to topics like next. popular alternative
Nearby Words: neighborhood, neighborly, neighbor, neighbouring, neighbour
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Nearby adjective – Not being distant in time, space, or significance.
Usage example: grabbed the nearby quilt and gently laid it over the sleeping child

Neighboring is a synonym for nearby in next topic. You can use "Neighboring" instead the word "Nearby" as an adjective or an adverb, if it concerns topics such as adjacent, adjoining. popular alternative
Nearby Words: near, nearness
Synonyms for Nearby
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