adjacent

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Adjacent is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.

Pronunciation[change]

Adjective[change]

Positive
adjacent

Comparative
none

Superlative
none

  1. If x has adjacent y, there is no other thing between x and y.
    The house has an adjacent garage.
    It's a lovely room, complete with adjacent shower and rest area.
    In the word "house", the letters "h" and "o" are adjacent.

Synonyms[change]

Preposition[change]

Preposition
adjacent

  1. If x is adjacent to y, there is no other thing between x and y.
    The cinema was immediately adjacent to our house, so that every night we could hear the film.