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(adj.sat, noun, adj., prep.)


There are 9 meanings of the word Adjacent.

How to pronounce adjacent:


Adjacent - as an adjective satellite

Nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space

Example: "Had adjacent rooms"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)
next11side by side

Having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching

Example: "Rhode island has two bordering states; massachusetts and connecticut"

Synonyms (Exact Relations)

Near or close to but not necessarily touching

Example: "Lands adjacent to the mountains"

Adjacent - as a noun

Something that lies next to something else, especially the side of a right triangle that is neither the hypotenuse nor the opposite.

Adjacent - as an adjective

Lying next to, close, or contiguous; neighboring; bordering on.

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

Just before, after, or facing.

Example: "The picture is on the adjacent page."

Related to; suggestive of; bordering on.

Adjacent - as a preposition

Next to; beside.

Example: "A notice was sent to the house adjacent the school."

Related to; suggestive of; bordering on.

Example Sentences

"The two houses are adjacent to each other."
"The park is adjacent to the river."
"The bookstore is located adjacent to the library."
"His office is adjacent to the CEO's office."
"The restaurant is adjacent to the movie theater."
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Word Game Points

Is ADJACENT a valid Scrabble word?
Yes, adjacent is valid for both Scrabble US and EU
US/CA Valid UK/EU Valid

ADJACENT has a SCRABBLE points total of 18.

Is ADJACENT a valid Words With Friends word?
Yes, adjacent is valid for Words With Friends
Valid Word
ADJACENT has a WORDS WITH FRIENDS points total of 22.

Is ADJACENT a valid WordFeud word?
Yes, adjacent is valid for WordFeud
Valid Word
ADJACENT has a WORDFEUD points total of 21.

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