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noun [countable] neighbour pronunciation in British English /ˈneɪbə(r)/
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  1. 1
    someone who lives near you
    Several of our friends and neighbours stopped by over the holidays.
    my next-door neighbour
    They’ve been good neighbours for years.
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  2. 2
    someone or something that is close to a particular person, place, or thing
    She whispered to her neighbour that she thought the play was too long.
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