Definition of adjacent


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • adjacent is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 18 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • adjacent is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 22 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of adjacent

  • having a common boundary or edge; abutting; touching (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. conterminous
    2. contiguous
    3. neighboring

  • nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space (adjective)

    Examples

    1. had adjacent rooms

    Synonyms

    1. next
    2. side by side

  • near or close to but not necessarily touching (adjective)

    Examples

    1. lands adjacent to the mountains
    2. New York and adjacent cities

See definition of adjacent in Merriam Webster