Synonyms of 'nearby'
close at handHe might easily have been seen by someone who lived nearby.
close at hand,
not far away,
at close quarters,
just round the corner,
within sniffing distance (informal)
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in the sense of adjacent
near or next
The fire quickly spread to adjacent shops.
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Thesaurus for nearby from the Collins English Thesaurus