the boy/girl next door

Definition of the boy/girl next door

  1. :  a wholesome young man/woman from a middle-class family He/She seemed like the boy/girl next door.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  a male child from birth to adulthood

    :  son

    :  an immature male

girlplay
  1. :  a female child from birth to adulthood

    :  daughter

    :  a young unmarried woman

nextplay
  1. :  immediately adjacent (as in place, rank, or time)

    :  any other considered hypothetically

  1. :  nearest or adjacent to

  1. :  in the time, place, or order nearest or immediately succeeding

    :  on the first occasion to come

  1. :  one that is next

doorplay
  1. :  a usually swinging or sliding barrier by which an entry is closed and opened

    :  a similar part of a piece of furniture

    :  doorway


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