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Synonyms for abut



Synonyms for abut

to be contiguous or next to

Synonyms for abut

lie adjacent to another or share a boundary

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I walked round the corner, saw the City and Suburban Bank abutted on our friend's premises, and felt that I had solved my problem.
None of the best rooms abutted on the road; and the narrow, heavily-framed old-fashioned windows, never cheerful under any circumstances, looked very dismal, close shut, and with their blinds always drawn down.
I followed the wall right round to the point at which it abutted on the tower that immured my love; the height never varied; nor could my hands or eyes discover a single foot-hole, ledge, or other means of mounting to the top.
In this case, a sunken sidewalk flag abutted two different properties.
For example, it might have said: "Where such street walls are abutted on both sides by existing buildings ..."
Suburban neighborhoods abutted drought-sticken green spaces that provided the perfect tinder - even the smallest spark could quick burn out of control.