Meaning of “neighbour” in the English Dictionary


"neighbour" in English

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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 our party.
Have you met Pat, my next-door neighbour?

B1 a country that is next to another country:

The relationship between Scotland and its southern 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)