This post was published on Jul 04, 2022 by

Contiguous Meaning in Context from 601 Words

Contiguous meaning in real context with synonyms and images for advanced learners of English from the book, 601 Words You Need to Know to Pass Your Exam. Learn the word, contiguous, with text-to-speech functionality to improve your listening as well.

/kənˈtɪg.ju.əs/ (adj)

Contiguous meaning

next to or touching something else, abreast, adjacent, adjoining, proximate, approximal, neighboring, juxtaposed, bordering, sharing a common border, next-door


India shares borders with several sovereign countries. In other words, India is contiguous with these countries. India shares land borders with China, Bhutan, Nepal, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Myanmar. Bangladesh and Pakistan share both land borders as well as maritime borders, while Sri Lanka shares only a maritime border though Ram setu. India’s Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand, Myanmar and Indonesia.

Source of example:


detached, remote

Parts of speech

Noun: contiguity

Noun: contiguousness

Adverb: contiguously

About Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl

Dr. Mohammad Hossein Hariri Asl is an English and Persian instructor, researcher, inventor, author, blogger, SEO expert, website developer, and the creator of LELB Society. He's got a PhD in TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language). Study our guest posting guidelines for authors.

Leave a Comment

Glad to see you're commenting. We'll answer your comments or questions immediately. Please note that all comments are reviewed. So, do NOT share links or use unreal names. We won't publish your Email address.

seven − 5 =