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Synonyms for next

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Wiktionary1.0 / 3 votes

  1. nextadjective

    previously, previous

  2. nextadverb

    The one that follows after this one.

    Next, please, don't hold up the queue!

    previous, previously

  3. nextadjective

    Being closer to the present location than all other items.

    The party is next Tuesday; that is, not this Tuesday, but nine days from now.

    previously, previous

  4. nextadjective

    The next week is full.


  5. nextadjective

    last, this

English Synonyms and Antonyms2.0 / 1 vote

  1. next

    Adjacent farms may not be connected; if adjoining, they meet at the boundary-line. Conterminous would imply that their dimensions were exactly equal on the side where they adjoin. Contiguous may be used for either adjacent or adjoining. Abutting refers rather to the end of one building or estate than to the neighborhood of another. Buildings may be adjacent or adjoining that are not attached. Near is a relative word, places being called near upon the railroad which would elsewhere be deemed remote. Neighboring always implies such proximity that the inhabitants may be neighbors. Next views some object as the nearest of several or many; next neighbor implies a neighborhood.

    abutting, adjacent, adjoining, attached, beside, bordering, close, conterminous, contiguous, coterminous, near, neighboring, nigh

    detached, disconnected, disjoined, distant, remote, separate

    The farm was adjacent to the village.

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. following, nextadjective

    immediately following in time or order

    "the following day"; "next in line"; "the next president"; "the next item on the list"

    side by side(p), undermentioned, following, succeeding(a), following(a), future(a), adjacent

    outgoing, preceding(a), distant

  2. adjacent, next, side by side(p)adjective

    nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space

    "had adjacent rooms"; "in the next room"; "the person sitting next to me"; "our rooms were side by side"

    outgoing, preceding(a), distant

  3. future(a), next, succeeding(a)adverb

    (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving

    "our next president"

    preceding(a), distant, outgoing

  4. nextadverb

    at the time or occasion immediately following

    "next the doctor examined his back"

    outgoing, preceding(a), distant

Editors Contribution0.0 / 0 votes

  1. after that

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.5 / 2 votes

  1. nextadjective


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How to use next in a sentence?

  1. Donald Trump:

    If you want to hear the corporate spin, the carefully-crafted lies, and the media myths, the Democrats are holding their convention next week. Go there, but here, at our convention, there will be no lies.

  2. The Spaniard:

    If we improve two and a half seconds, we will win next year, it's realistic, but the thing is we need to work very hard with very high discipline all winter, all united, because in this new Formula One everything is a package, it's not anymore an engine, aerodynamic, mechanical side.

  3. Vince Lu:

    One year ago, when we were sick, no matter it was cold, flu or fever, we still went out with friends and ate hotpot together with no problem at all, but now if you have a mild sore throat, when you cough a bit, people next to you will jump ten metres away from you.

  4. De Morais:

    From one day to the next everything changed, suddenly within five minutes we were ripped out by Vale. Ripped out, expelled from our homes.

  5. Phil Mickelson:

    I didn't feel like going back and forth, i would do it again. I wanted to get to the next hole and I didn't see that happening at the time without the two shots.

Translations for next

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  • volgendeAfrikaans
  • تالٍ, التالي, التالىArabic
  • que ve, proper, següent, al costatCatalan, Valencian
  • příští, další, vedle, následujícíCzech
  • næsteDanish
  • nächster, nebenGerman
  • διπλανός, επόμενοςGreek
  • apuda, apude, venonta, proksime, proksima, poste, venontoEsperanto
  • próximo, pues, siguiente, próxima, al lado, despuésSpanish
  • järgmineEstonian
  • سپس, آینده, دیگر, پس از اینPersian
  • seuraava, vieressä, vierelläFinnish
  • à côté, suivant, prochain, puis, après, procheFrench
  • seo chugainnIrish
  • athScottish Gaelic
  • अगलाHindi
  • ezután, következő, mellé, legközelebbi, azután, aztán, szomszédos, legközelebb, mellettHungarian
  • proxime, sequenteInterlingua
  • berikutnyaIndonesian
  • nextaIdo
  • næsturIcelandic
  • seguente, vicino, prossima, presso, dopo, prossimo, poi, accanto, successivoItalian
  • 隣, 明くる, 次Japanese
  • 다음Korean
  • sequens, propior, subsequens, proximusLatin
  • panukuMāori
  • соседен, потоа, околен, следенMacedonian
  • volgend, naast, aanstaand, nabij, bij, dichtst, vlakbij, volgendeDutch
  • neste, følgende, attmed, nærmest, ved siden av, nestemann, som nesteNorwegian
  • dalej, następnyPolish
  • بل, ورپسېPashto, Pushto
  • próximo, seguinte, depois, perto, ao lado, a seguirPortuguese
  • următorRomanian
  • затем, грядущий, соседний, следующий, вблизи, по соседству, возле, около, потом, подле, после, рядом, ближайший, будущийRussian
  • sledeći, sljedeći, следећиSerbo-Croatian
  • ඊළඟSinhala, Sinhalese
  • naslednjiSlovene
  • nära, närmast, nästa, bredvidSwedish
  • kandoSwahili
  • அடுத்ததுTamil
  • หน้าThai
  • önümüzdeki, yakın, yanında, gelecek, ertesiTurkish
  • اگلاUrdu

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