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Having or exhibiting the qualities of a friendly neighbor.

neigh′bor·li·ness n.
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(ˈneɪ bər li)

having or showing qualities befitting a neighbor; friendly.
neigh′bor•li•ness, n.
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Adj.1.neighborly - exhibiting the qualities expected in a friendly neighbor
friendly - characteristic of or befitting a friend; "friendly advice"; "a friendly neighborhood"; "the only friendly person here"; "a friendly host and hostess"
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Of or befitting a friend or friends:
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"Only trying to be neighborly, sir." And Jo to how her visit came about.
Across the valley, and apparently quite neighborly and close at hand, the giant form of the Jungfrau rose cold and white into the clear sky, beyond a gateway in the nearer highlands.
"Shelby, now, mebbe won't think this yer the most neighborly thing in the world; but what's a feller to do?
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They expressed the need to maintain the incentives for enlargement and continued commitment to reforms, and to strengthen regional cooperation and ensure the development of good neighborly relations, working together with European institutions to accelerate positive changes in the region.
Kyrgyzstan attaches a particular importance to good neighborly relations, friendship and cooperation, strategic partnership with Tajikistan, Speaker Jumabekov said.
He stressed that the format for cooperation between Bulgaria, Greece, Romania and Serbia is very important for the development of economy, connectivity and good neighborly relations.Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has welcomed Serbia's efforts on its way to the EU and has identified the realization of transport, infrastructure and energy connectivity projects as key to the development of the region.President Aleksandar VuAiA informed the Bulgarian Prime Minister of the completion of construction works on the southern part of Corridor 10.Borissov and Aleksandar VuAiA also discussed the possibilities for diversification of gas supplies through the Balkan gas hub project, which should combine gas from several sources of supply.
The President expressed the confidence that the opening of Kartarpur Corridor will help establish better relations between the two neighborly countries.
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For 37 years, until September 2018, Neighborly was known to consumers by a different name: Dwyer Group, after the company's founder, Don Dwyer.
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