Meaning of “next” - Learner’s Dictionary


pronoun uk us /nekst/

B2 the person or thing that follows the present person or thing:

Who's next to see the nurse?
Blue roses? Whatever next? (= What other strange things might happen?)
the weekend/week/Thursday, etc after next

B2 the weekend/week/Thursday, etc that follows the next one

(Definition of “next pronoun” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)