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"next door" in British English

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next dooradverb

uk   /ˌnekst ˈdɔːr/ us   /ˌnekst ˈdɔːr/

next doornoun [U]

uk   /ˌnekst ˈdɔːr/ us   /ˌnekst ˈdɔːr/ UK informal

next dooradverb, adjective

also next-door uk   us  
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"next door" in American English

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next dooradjective, adverb [not gradable]

us   /ˈnekst ˈdɔr/
beside a building, house, apartment, or other place: next-door neighbors Danny lived next door to me when we were kids.
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