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Synonyms for next

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  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 Antonyms

  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 WordNet

  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 Contribution

  1. after that

    Submitted by rinat on August 15, 2019  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. nextadjective


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  1. Sami Khoreibi:

    There's more activity than ever before. In the next 12 months we expect more contracts as we bid for projects across this region, there's a massive increase in solar power installations in the Mena region. This year we will see contracts 10 times more than last year.

  2. Denny Hamlin:

    I think it was very important for our team in general to just be different, i guarantee that this drop of this special( McDonald's) collection will get eaten up very, very quickly, probably by the younger demographic, and next thing you know you have people wearing NASCAR gear again.

  3. Travis Kalanick:

    Millions of people open Baidu Maps everyday to look at where they're going next, we can take them there.

  4. Bruno Lage:

    European success is the next step, we have the ambition to take the last step, to really make a campaign in the Champions League according to the club's greatness.

  5. Carl Dieffenbach:

    I think that we will have answers as to what these pills are capable of within the next several months.

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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