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Большой англо-русский и русско-английский словарь. 2001.

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  • next — *nearest …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • next — 1 /nekst/ determiner 1 the next house, room etc is the one that is closest to you: I asked the woman at the next table what time it was. | They could be heard arguing from the next room. 2 the next event, day, time etc is the one that happens… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • nearest — nearest, next are both superlative forms of near, but they are not always interchangeable. Nearest may be used wherever the intent is merely to indicate the highest degree of propinquity (as in space, time, or kinship) {the nearest house is five… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • next of kin — 1: one or more living persons in the nearest degree of relationship to a particular individual 2: those persons entitled by statute to receive the property in an intestate s estate compare heir Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law. Merriam Webster …   Law dictionary

  • Next — (n[e^]kst), a., superl. of {Nigh}. [AS. n[=e]hst, ni[ e]hst, n[=y]hst, superl. of ne[ a]h nigh. See {Nigh}.] 1. Nearest in place; having no similar object intervening. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Her princely guest Was next her side; in order sat the …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Next friend — Next Next (n[e^]kst), a., superl. of {Nigh}. [AS. n[=e]hst, ni[ e]hst, n[=y]hst, superl. of ne[ a]h nigh. See {Nigh}.] 1. Nearest in place; having no similar object intervening. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] Her princely guest Was next her side; in… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • next — [nekst] adj. [ME nexte < OE neahst, niehst, superl. of neah, NIGH] just before or after in time, space, degree, or rank; nearest; immediately preceding or following adv. 1. in the time, place, degree, or rank nearest, or immediately preceding… …   English World dictionary

  • next — ► ADJECTIVE 1) coming immediately after the present one in time, space, or order. 2) (of a day of the week) nearest (or the nearest but one) after the present. ► ADVERB 1) immediately afterwards. 2) following in the specified order: the next… …   English terms dictionary

  • next of kin — n. 1. a person s nearest relative or relatives 2. Law a) those persons who may be entitled by statute to share in the estate of one who dies without a will b) sometimes, the nearest blood relative as defined by statute …   English World dictionary

  • next-door — (adv.) also nextdoor, 1570s, from noun phrase next door nearest house (late 15c.), from NEXT (Cf. next) + DOOR (Cf. door). Noun meaning the people living next door is from 1855 …   Etymology dictionary

  • next — (adj.) O.E. niehsta, nyhsta (W.Saxon), nesta (Anglian) nearest, closest, superlative of neah (W.Saxon), neh (Anglian) nigh; from P.Gmc. *nekh near + superlative suffix * istaz. Cognate with O.N. næstr, Du. naast next, O.H.G. nahisto …   Etymology dictionary

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