Synonyms of next


1. following, next, succeeding(prenominal) (vs. preceding)

usage: immediately following in time or order; "the following day"; "next in line"; "the next president"; "the next item on the list"

2. adjacent, next, side by side(predicate), close (vs. distant)

usage: 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"

3. future(prenominal), next, succeeding(prenominal), incoming (vs. outgoing)

usage: (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving; "our next president"


1. next

usage: at the time or occasion immediately following; "next the doctor examined his back"

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Definition and meaning of next (Dictionary)