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next to

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of next to

  1. very close to but not completely <bought it for next to nothing> Synonyms about, all but, borderline, fair [chiefly British], fairly, feckly [chiefly Scottish], more or less, most, much, near, nearly, almost, nigh, practically, somewhere, virtually, well-nighRelated Words appreciably, by and large, chiefly, largely, mainly, mostly; kind of, partially, partly, somewhatNear Antonyms absolutely, altogether, completely, entirely, fully, plain, plumb [chiefly dialect], quite, thoroughly; totally, utterly, well, wholly; barely, hardly, scarcely




next to

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of next to

  1. 1 close to <enjoys living next to the ocean> Synonyms about, by, near, around, nighRelated Words alongside, beside; across, along, at; circa; toward (or towards)

  2. 2 subsequent to in time or order <next to the war, the flagging economy was the biggest campaign issue> Synonyms après, behind, below, following, after, pastRelated Words sinceNear Antonyms toward (or towards)Antonyms afore [chiefly dialect], ahead of, before, ere, of, previous to, prior to, to




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