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next door

adverb

: in the next house, apartment, room, etc.

: next to your or someone else's house, apartment, room, etc.

: in a place that is very close to something else

Full Definition of NEXT DOOR

:  in or to the next building, house, apartment, or room <lives next door>; broadly :  in or at an adjacent place
next door to
:  next to

Examples of NEXT DOOR

  1. He bought the house next door.
  2. I'll be staying in the room next door.
  3. Canada is right next door to the U.S.

First Known Use of NEXT DOOR

1579
NEXT DOOR TO Defined for Kids

next door

adverb

Definition of NEXT DOOR for Kids

:  in or to the nearest building, apartment, or room <She lives next door.>

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