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neighbournoun [C]

(US neighbor) uk   /ˈneɪ.bər/  us   /ˈneɪ.bɚ/
A2 someone who ​lives very ​close to you: Some of the neighbours have ​complained about the ​noise from ​ourparty. Have you ​met Pat, my next-door neighbour?
B1 a ​country that is next to another ​country: The ​relationship between ​Scotland and ​itssouthern neighbour (= ​England) has not always been ​peaceful.

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(Definition of neighbour from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “neighbour”
in Korean 이웃…
in Arabic جار…
in Malaysian jiran…
in French voisin/-ine…
in Russian сосед…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鄰居, 鄰邦,鄰國…
in Italian vicino, -a di casa, -a…
in Turkish komşu, yakındaki, yanıbaşındaki şey/kimse…
in Polish sąsiad/ka, sąsiad…
in Spanish vecino…
in Vietnamese người láng giềng…
in Portuguese vizinho, -a…
in Thai เพื่อนบ้าน…
in German der/die Nachbar(in)…
in Catalan veí, veïna, company…
in Japanese 近所の人, 隣(近く)にあるもの、人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 邻居, 邻邦,邻国…
in Indonesian tetangga…
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