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next door

Translation of next door in Spanish:


  • who lives next door?
    ¿quién vive al lado or en la casa de al lado?
    next door to somebody/something
    al lado de alguien/algo
    the people next door
    los vecinos (de al lado)
    the boy/girl next door
    el chico/la chica de al lado
    Example sentences
    • You'll dine like a king and probably want to build a house next door just so you can pop in every day for lunch.
    • He took up so much room we moved him to the house next door, which was empty.
    • The meeting house will be similar in size to The Fox public house next door and will have parking for 28 cars.

also: next-door adjective

  • (before noun)
    de al lado
    our next-door neighbors
    Example sentences
    • My daughter Rebecca was the only eye witness to the murder of her grandmother by a next-door neighbour in 1995.
    • When she was nearly 80, my dear old mum would skip down the garden, jump on to a bench and hop over the wall to check on her next-door neighbour.
    • A burglar who twice crept through a roof space to raid his next-door neighbour's house has been jailed for 15 months.
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