Definition of 'adjoining'
Example sentences containing 'adjoining'
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A wall nearby was smeared with blood and a body wrapped in a blanket lay in an adjoining room. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Now, though, he sat on the other side of a desk from me in a bare room adjoining the cell block. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It has four bedrooms (one with an adjoining dressing room ) and two sitting rooms and a utility room with adjoining laundry room. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The new plans won approval after the couple agreed to build closer to the adjoining property. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The string was alleged to be a trespass on the adjoining land. Times, Sunday Times (2006)We want to stay in family rooms together or adjoining rooms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The had lived in an adjoining house until a year ago. The Sun (2016)It was able to go ahead after the adjoining property was pulled down. The Sun (2013)The owners are keeping some adjoining outbuildings and land to live in themselves. Times, Sunday Times (2012)Three young people in an adjoining room barely batted an eyelid at the drama. The Sun (2008)More mail was found in the loft of an adjoining house. The Sun (2009)Her parents live on an adjoining property. Times, Sunday Times (2010)It was on land adjoining a house under renovation. The Sun (2008)This is based on the family sharing adjoining rooms. Times, Sunday Times (2007)They got ready together in adjoining rooms. Times, Sunday Times (2016)The aunt and niece seemed both escaping into the adjoining room. Emma (1815)Holidaymakers in adjoining rooms told police that they heard a ferocious argument. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Aides listened in adjoining rooms and simultaneous translators coped with the multitude of languages. Times, Sunday Times (2011)Then they were taken to an adjoining room where they found a row of cubicles with glass fronts and sides. The Prisons We Deserve (1994)Within weeks after our retreat, property adjoining the present church suddenly became available. Christianity Today (2000)The adjoining house has had its windows boarded up and stands deserted, its future uncertain. The Sun (2010)It is not clear if an adjoining property will have to go, too. The Sun (2012)THE adjoining houses now came into their own. Times, Sunday Times (2007)His new home is one of three adjoining houses built in 1847 by a sea captain for his three daughters. The Sun (2009)Q my neighbour and i live in houses with adjoining balconies that are supported from a common boundary wall. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The right of an adjoining property owner to access the highway was one of a bundle of rights that ownership of a particular property carried with it. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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