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Definition 1: attach or add - [verb of change]

Samples where adjoin or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • I adjoin a copy of your my lawyer's letter

(adjoin is a kind of ...) make an addition (to); join or combine or unite with others; increase the quality, quantity, size or scope of

"We added two students to that dorm room" "She added a personal note to her letter" "Add insult to injury" "Add some extra plates to the dinner table"

Definition 2: lie adjacent to another or share a boundary - [verb of contact]

Samples where adjoin or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • Canada adjoins the U.S.
  • England marches with Scotland

Synonyms for adjoin in the sense of this definition

(adjoin is a kind of ...) be in direct physical contact with; make contact

"The two buildings touch" "Their hands touched" "The wire must not contact the metal cover" "The surfaces contact at this point"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) be located near or adjacent to

"Pakistan neighbors India"

Definition 3: be in direct physical contact with; make contact - [verb of contact]

Samples where adjoin or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • The two buildings touch
  • Their hands touched
  • The wire must not contact the metal cover
  • The surfaces contact at this point

Synonyms for adjoin in the sense of this definition

(... is a kind of adjoin ) form a cover over

"The grass covered the grave"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) come or be in close contact with; stick or hold together and resist separation

"The dress clings to her body" "The label stuck to the box" "The sushi rice grains cohere"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) cause friction

"my sweater scratches"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) be attached; be in contact with

(... is a kind of adjoin ) fit closely or tightly

"The dress hugged her hips"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

"Canada adjoins the U.S." "England marches with Scotland"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) extend on all sides of simultaneously; encircle

"The forest surrounds my property"

(... is a kind of adjoin ) rest on for support

"you can lean on me if you get tired"

(adjoin has a similar meaning as ...) be adjacent or come together

"The lines converge at this point"

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