Examples of neighborly in a Sentence
She was friendly in a neighborly way.
they were neighborly folks, always ready to lend a helping hand whenever necessary
Recent Examples of neighborly from the Web
Neither is owned by the Atheneum, but Loughman says the museum keeps a protective neighborly eye on both.
Beneath the placid surface of a rural estate where nothing seems to happen, momentous psychological shifts are unleashed by the arrival of a handsome tutor; there’s even a rueful neighborly doctor character like those in Chekhov’s familiar classics.
The vote was a neighborly rebuke of a country drifting toward total dictatorship and economic ruin.
About 10 miles north of downtown Orlando, Casselberry is a popular suburban community that provides a mix of residential communities, natural settings, a growing business base and an increasing neighborly spirit.
The theater treats its audiences in a neighborly manner.
This community values neighborly chats and sidewalk smiles.
The best and most neighborly approach would be to walk across the street, introduce yourself to these children and their parents, and ask them not to play on your lawn.
As neighborly disputes go, this one really has dragged on.
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Synonym Discussion of neighborly
- maintained amicable relations
- neighborly concern
- sought friendly advice
NEIGHBORLY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of neighborly for English Language Learners
: helpful and friendly
NEIGHBORLY Defined for Kids
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