Meaning of “next” - Learner’s Dictionary


pronoun us uk /nekst/
Extra Examples
Jan was next to leave the company.Simon's next. You'll have to wait.What's next on the agenda?Next on BBC1, the news.Don't push in! I'm next.

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)