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English definition of “be next door to sth”

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be next door to sth

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to be almost the same as something: If you're asked to resign from your job, it's next door to being fired.
Translations of “be next door to sth”
in Chinese (Traditional) 和…差不多…
in Chinese (Simplified) 和…差不多…
(Definition of be next door to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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