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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 of next to about, all but, borderline, fair [chiefly British], fairly, feckly [chiefly Scottish], more or less, most, much, near, nearly, almost, nigh, practically, somewhere, virtually, well-nighWords Related to next to appreciably, by and large, chiefly, largely, mainly, mostly; kind of, partially, partly, somewhatNear Antonyms of next to 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 of next to about, by, near, around, nighWords Related to next to 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 of next to après, behind, below, following, after, pastWords Related to next to sinceNear Antonyms of next to toward (or towards)Antonyms of next to afore [chiefly dialect], ahead of, before, ere, of, previous to, prior to, to


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