Translation of "next" - English-Russian dictionary


adjective uk us /nekst/
next week/year/Monday, etc

A1 the week/year/Monday, etc that follows the present one

на следующей неделе/в следующем году/в следующий понедельник и т. д.
I'm planning to visit California next year.
Are you doing anything next Wednesday?
Next time, ask my permission before you borrow the car.

A2 The next time, event, person, or thing is the one nearest to now or the one that follows the present one.

следующий, ближайший
What time's the next train to London?
We're going to be very busy for the next few months.

A2 The next place is the one nearest to the present one.

ближайший, соседний
She only lives in the next village.
Turn left at the next roundabout.
the next best thing

the thing that is best, if you cannot have or do the thing you really want

уступающий только самому лучшему
Coaching football is the next best thing to playing.
the next thing I knew

used to talk about part of a story that happens in a sudden and surprising way

и в следующее мгновение
A car came speeding round the corner, and the next thing I knew I was lying on the ground.

(Translation of “next adjective” from the Cambridge English–Russian Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)