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English definition of “be next door to sth”

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.Similar and the sameDescribing people with the same qualities
(Definition of be next door to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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