neighborship

noun neigh·bor·ship \-(r)ˌship\
variants: or British

neighbourship

\-(r)ˌship\

Definition of neighborship

  1. 1 archaic :  proximity

  2. 2 archaic :  the relationship and activity of a neighbor its true interest is a good neighborship — Jedediah Morse

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Origin and Etymology of neighborship

Middle English nychtbourschip, from nychtbour, neighbor neighbor + -schip, -ship -ship


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