First Known Use of next-door
Synonymsclose-up, immediate, near, nearby, neighboring, next-door, nigh, proximate
Antonymsaway, deep, distant, far, faraway, far-off, remote
Related Wordsabutting, adjacent, adjoining, bordering, contiguous; approaching, coming, forthcoming, oncoming, upcoming; accessible, convenient, handy; close-in, hand-to-hand
Near Antonymsdivorced, removed, separated
Examples of next door in a Sentence
He bought the house next door.
I'll be staying in the room next door.
Canada is right next door to the U.S.
Recent Examples of next door from the Web
Leave a Note As of March 2015, L'Oustau merged with La Cabro D'Or next door to create a resort in five buildings, with three outdoor pools, a tennis court, and extensive nature walks.
But next door in West Virginia, taxpayers can deduct the full amount of their annual 529 plan contributions from their taxable incomes on state income taxes.
The view from the family’s first floor apartment is limited; fencing for the lot next door fills most of Balqees’s window.
Grab a pain au chocolat from Mirabelle across the street, or revel in organic pizzas from Bæst right next door.
Guyton and his co-founder had moved into a boarded up vacant next door at 821 Rose St. and rehabilitated it.
Your bedroom roof has been blasted off, your home has been demolished, and your brother’s home next door has been demolished too.
After a show at [Tokyo’s] Korakuen Hall, the hotel was right next door.
Police found several bullet holes in the house next door, too.
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First Known Use of next door
NEXT-DOOR Defined for English Language Learners
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
Definition of next-door for Students
- She is my next-door neighbor.
Definition of next door for Students
- She lives next door.
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