[adverb neks-dawr, -dohr, nekst-; adjective neks-dawr, -dohr, nekst-]
- Also next door. to, at, or in the next house on the street, especially if it is very close by, or the adjacent apartment, office, room, or the like: Go next-door and get your sister. Your sister is next-door. Her brother lives next-door.
- being situated or living next-door: next-door neighbors.
Origin of next-door
First recorded in 1475–85
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Before sitting down he peered through a chink up at the nextdoor windows.Ulysses
Word Origin and History for nextdoor
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