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1. abut

verb. ['əˈbʌt'] lie adjacent to another or share a boundary.

Synonyms

  • march
  • edge
  • adjoin
  • contact
  • touch
  • butt
  • neighbor
  • butt against
  • border
  • meet
  • butt on

Antonyms

  • retreat
  • recede
  • dull
  • diverge

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Rhymes with Abut

  • terre-haute
  • somewhat
  • mcnutt
  • chesnutt
  • uncut
  • strut
  • rebut
  • curnutte
  • allnutt
  • what
  • smut
  • slut
  • skutt
  • scutt
  • schutte
  • klugt
  • glut
  • tutt
  • tut
  • shutt
  • shut
  • schutt
  • schut
  • rutt
  • rut
  • putt
  • phut
  • nutt
  • nut
  • mutt

How do you pronounce abut?

Pronounce abut as əˈbət.

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Sentences with abut


1. Verb, base form
It will be large enough to cover the opening and abut the front frame when the drawer is closed.

2. Verb, non-3rd person singular present
Manufacturers build shower pans with a 1-inch lip along all edges that abut a wall.

3. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
From studying Earth's sun, scientists can learn abut the physical processes and structure of stars in general.

4. Verb, past tense
The home of mole poblano is the city of Puebla, abut 90 miles southeast of Mexico City.

5. Adjective
Lowland rain forests in Borneo, for example, often abut similar but less-diverse peat swamps.

6. Noun, singular or mass
Bake the burger for abut 30 minutes until the center of the burger reaches 160 F.

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