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  • Next — (n[e^]kst), a., superl. of {Nigh}. [AS. n[=e]hst, ni[ e]hst, n[=y]hst, superl. of ne[ a]h nigh. See {Nigh}.] 1. Nearest in place; having no similar object intervening. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Her princely guest Was next her side; in order sat the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Next — Next, adv. In the time, place, or order nearest or immediately succeeding; as, this man follows next. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • next — I. adjective Etymology: Middle English, from Old English nīehst, superlative of nēah nigh more at nigh Date: before 12th century 1. immediately adjacent (as in place, rank, or time) 2. any other considered hypothetically < knew it as well as the… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Next — Nigh Nigh (n[imac]), a. [Compar. {Nigher} (n[imac] [ e]r); superl. {Nighest}, or {Next} (n[e^]kst).] [OE. nigh, neigh, neih, AS. ne[ a]h, n[=e]h; akin to D. na, adv., OS. n[=a]h, a., OHG. n[=a]h, G. nah, a., nach to, after, Icel. n[=a] (in comp.) …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • next to — I. preposition Date: 14th century 1. immediately following or adjacent to 2. in comparison to < next to you I m wealthy > II. adverb Date: 1667 very nearly ; almost < it was next to impossible to see in t …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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