neighborly


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

Etymology dictionary. 2014.

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