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1. next

adjective. ['ˈnɛkst, ˈnɛks'] nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space.

Synonyms

  • close
  • side by side

Antonyms

  • open
  • middle
  • beginning

Etymology

  • nexte (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Rhymes with Next

  • megaplex
  • triplex
  • govpx
  • complex
  • wall-tex
  • suspects
  • subjects
  • respects
  • reflects
  • quebec's
  • projects
  • perplex
  • intersects
  • expects
  • convex
  • caltex
  • rejects
  • onex
  • objects
  • nobec's
  • fedex
  • execs
  • dissects
  • cmx
  • atx
  • treks
  • specs
  • specks
  • plex
  • flex

How do you pronounce next?

Pronounce next as nɛkst.

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UK - How to pronounce next in British English

How do you spell next? Is it enxt ?

A common misspelling of next is enxt

Sentences with next


1. Preposition or subordinating conjunction
Thread one silver bead next.

2. Adjective
A concession stand is next to the beach at the eastern end of the park's Hartman Lake.

Quotes about next


1. To the well-organized mind, death is but the next great adventure.
- J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

2. I choose my actors well and get to know the quirks of their personalities - and, most of all, I share humor with them. Then I keep my eyes open when they rehearse and perform, because you never know where the next stimulation comes from.
- George Cukor

3. We go through the whole season working on next season's car and developing the car and making sure we fit in the car and all that sort of stuff. And we obviously give ideas of what we would hope next year's car would have even if it's small things like buttons on the steering wheel and different positions and whatever.
- Jenson Button

2. next-to-last

adjective. next to the last.

Synonyms

  • intermediate

Antonyms

  • immoderate
  • point

3. next-to-last

adjective. used of the third or next to final year in United States high school or college.

Synonyms

  • intermediate
  • third-year

Antonyms

  • old
  • insubordinate
  • senior

4. next

adjective. ['ˈnɛkst, ˈnɛks'] (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving.

Synonyms

  • incoming
  • succeeding

Antonyms

  • unseal
  • begin
  • communicative

Etymology

  • nexte (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. next

adjective. ['ˈnɛkst, ˈnɛks'] immediately following in time or order.

Synonyms

  • following

Antonyms

  • unconnected
  • far

Etymology

  • nexte (Middle English (1100-1500))
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