follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

neighborly

[ney-ber-lee] /ˈneɪ bər li/
adjective
1.
having or showing qualities befitting a neighbor; friendly.
Origin
1515-1525
1515-25; neighbor + -ly
Related forms
neighborliness, noun
unneighborliness, noun
unneighborly, adjective
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Word Origin and History for un neighborly

neighborly

adj.

1550s, from neighbor (n.) + -ly (1). Earlier as an adverb (1520s), while an earlier adjective form was neighborlike (late 15c.). Related: Neighborliness, which ousted earlier neighborship (mid-15c.).

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for neighborly

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for un

2
4
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for un neighborly