Synonyms for (adjective) contiguous

Synonyms: immediate, contiguous

Definition: very close or connected in space or time

Usage: contiguous events; immediate contact; the immediate vicinity; the immediate past

Similar words: close

Definition: at or within a short distance in space or time or having elements near each other

Usage: close to noon; how close are we to town?; a close formation of ships


Synonyms: conterminous, contiguous, adjacent, neighboring

Definition: having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching

Usage: 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

Similar words: connected

Definition: joined or linked together


Synonyms: conterminous, contiguous

Definition: connecting without a break; within a common boundary

Usage: the 48 conterminous states; the contiguous 48 states

Similar words: connected

Definition: joined or linked together