next door[ adverb neks-dawr, -dohr, nekst-; adjective neks-dawr, -dohr, nekst- ]SEE DEFINITION OF next door
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NEXT DOOR
I've got to go to the trunk-room for her at this hour, and it next door to the mortuary!
Next door to where I board there's a dog that goes on shift as regular as a policeman.
Next door to her is a child we have prayed for for three years.
She was cryin', or next door to it, and I wanted to comfort her.
Why, I was next door to starvin' when I got in here tonight.
Captain Kendrick, our next door neighbor, has run in for a little call.
Ruth Bellenden's married to a foreigner who's next door to a madman.
We had what was next door to a real quarrel after dinner to-day.
His bed was in an attic, next door to his big cousin Marten's room.
So it is exceedingly convenient to have my cousin Julia next door.
MORE RELATED WORDS FOR NEXT DOOR
- along toward
- at close quarters
- close shave
- hair's breadth
- in close proximity
- next door
- not remote
- within stone's throw