Definition of neighbourliness in English:


(US neighborliness)


  • See neighbourly

    • ‘Their spirituality resides in values of neighbourliness, kindness, community and family.’
    • ‘There is romance in it, and neighbourliness and family affection.’
    • ‘It is also hoped that it will promote a greater interaction and enhance the bond of neighbourliness and personal friendship that we all desire.’
    • ‘There are six awards that honour the achievements of young people, good neighbourliness, care in the community, protecting the environment, sporting success and the employee of the year.’
    • ‘The sun, his friend for the moment, seemed sullen today, not wishing to warm the straw and heat his limbs in any magnanimous act of good neighbourliness.’