Definition of neighbour
- a person or thing near or next to another
- (as modifier)neighbour states
Derived forms of neighbourneighbouring or US neighboring, adjectiveneighbourless or US neighborless, adjective
Word Origin for neighbour
Words nearby neighbour
How to use neighbour in a sentence
The fashionable lady, my neighbour, rose also, with graceful reserve.Read ‘The King in Yellow,’ the ‘True Detective’ Reference That’s the Key to the Show|Robert W. Chambers|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And she was a regular visitor and supporter of her neighbour in the Oxfordshire countryside, David Cameron.Rebekah Brooks Takes The Stand At Phone Hacking Trial|Peter Jukes, Nico Hines|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Her sister – and neighbour – Lolita Miraflorez, also lost her husband, as did dozens of other women.Typhoon Haiyan: The Philippine Village that Lost Its Men|The Telegraph|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
I wasn't paying any attention to him, therefore, when suddenly my left-hand neighbour touched my arm.Music-Study in Germany|Amy Fay
Turn not away thy face from thy neighbour, and of taking away a portion and not restoring.
Cast the beam from thine eye before noticing the mote in that of thy neighbour.Solomon and Solomonic Literature|Moncure Daniel Conway
Every one shall be amazed at his neighbour, their countenances shall be as faces burnt.
They not only do their studying aloud, but they talk very loud, as if each one were trying to make more noise than his neighbour.Our Little Korean Cousin|H. Lee M. Pike