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Meaning of ADJOINING

Pronunciation:  u'joyning

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  having a common boundary or edge; touching; "abutting lots"; "adjoining rooms"; "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"

ADJOINING is a 9 letter word that starts with A.


 Synonyms: abutting, adjacent, bordering(a), connected, conterminous, contiguous, neighboring(a)



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Ad*join"ing\, a.
Joining to; contiguous; adjacent; as, an adjoining room.
``The adjoining fane.'' --Dryden.

      Upon the hills adjoining to the city.    --Shak.

Syn: Adjacent; contiguous; near; neighboring; abutting;
     bordering. See {Adjacent}.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: abutting, adjacent, bordering, connecting, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous, end to end, endways, endwise, face to face, immediate, joined, juxtaposed, juxtapositional, juxtapositive, neighbor, neighboring, next, next to, touching