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next to

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1 close to
  • enjoys living next to the ocean

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2 subsequent to in time or order
  • next to the war, the flagging economy was the biggest campaign issue

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next to

adverb

Synonyms & Antonyms of next to (Entry 2 of 2)

very close to but not completely
  • bought it for next to nothing

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The first known use of next to was in the 14th century

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“Next to.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/next%20to. Accessed 23 Sep. 2020.

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