next-door


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next door

adv.
To or in the adjacent house, building, apartment, or room.

next′-door′ adj.

next-door

or

nextdoor

adj, adv
at, in, or to the adjacent house, flat, building, etc: we live next-door to the dentist; the next-door house.

next-door

(adv. ˈnɛksˈdɔr, -ˈdoʊr, ˈnɛkst-; adj. -ˌdɔr, -ˌdoʊr)

adv.
1. Also, next′ door′. to, at, or in the next house, building, apartment, etc.: go next-door.
adj.
2. situated or living in the next house, building, apartment, etc.: next-door neighbors.
[1475–85]
Translations

next-door

[ˈneksˈdɔːʳ] ADJ next-door flatpiso m de al lado
next-door neighbourvecino/a m/f de al lado

next-door

adj the next-door neighbour (Brit) or neighbor (US) → der direkte Nachbar; we are next-door neighbours (Brit) or neighbors (US) → wir wohnen Tür an Tür; the next-door housedas Nebenhaus; the next-door roomdas Zimmer nebenan, das Nebenzimmer

next-door

[ˌnɛksˈdɔːʳ] adj the next-door housela casa accanto
my next-door neighbour → il/la mio/a vicino/a di casa
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