next door

adverb

Definition of next door

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

next door to

  1. :  next to

Examples of next door in a sentence

  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.

1579

First Known Use of next door

1579


NEXT DOOR Defined for English Language Learners

next door

adverb

Definition of next door for English Language Learners

  • : 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


NEXT DOOR Defined for Kids

next door

adverb

Definition of next door for Students

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


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