Definition of adjoin


  • lie adjacent to another or share a boundary; "Canada adjoins the U.S.", "England marches with Scotland". Synonyms: abut, border, butt, butt against, butt on, edge, march.
  • 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". Synonyms: contact, meet, touch.
  • attach or add; "I adjoin a copy of your my lawyer's letter".

Related words

abut, adhere, attach, border, butt, chafe, cleave, cling, cohere, cover, edge, environ, fray, fret, hug, march, neighbor, neighbour, ring, rub, scratch, skirt, stick, surround.

Rhymes with adjoin

boyne, burgoyne, coin, conjoin, enjoin, enjoin, groin, join, loin, purloin, quoin, rejoin.

Start with adjoin

adjoined, adjoins, adjoint, adjoints, adjoining.

More information about adjoin

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Scrabble and Words With Friends points

  • adjoin is a valid Scrabble US word, worth 14 points
  • adjoin is a valid Scrabble UK word, worth 14 points
  • adjoin is a valid Words With Friends word, worth 17 points
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