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Synonyms for next door

at or in or to the adjacent residence

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The house next door to the Presbyterian Church, through the windows of which the minister had seen the sight that had so upset him, was occupied by two women.
All at once, Cornelius van Baerle, who, after all his learned pursuits, had been seized with the tulipomania, made some changes in his house at Dort, which, as we have stated, was next door to that of Boxtel.
I'll tell you, Christine, dear: it is because of the forest next door.
As the doctors entered the street, they saw a man in a cassock standing on the threshold of the next door.
Next door was the kitchen, where they were washing up; white cooks were dipping their arms into cauldrons, while the waiters made their meal voraciously off broken meats, sopping up the gravy with bits of crumb.
All the first night I imagined I heard voices talking about me in that room next door.
He took Philip into a large room next door to his own.
It was dated from next door, and was handed in by the red-headed page after breakfast.
At nine old Parvenzano lets me through to his back yard, where there's a board off Riddle's fence, next door.
This done, he went away, muttering, and uttered the cry of his trade next door, in a vindictive shriek.
Wid that we wint aff to the widdy's, next door, and ye may well say it was an illigant place; so it was.
But, when I had paid for about a dozen chickens that he had killed; and had dragged him, growling and kicking, by the scruff of his neck, out of a hundred and fourteen street fights; and had had a dead cat brought round for my inspection by an irate female, who called me a murderer; and had been summoned by the man next door but one for having a ferocious dog at large, that had kept him pinned up in his own tool-shed, afraid to venture his nose outside the door for over two hours on a cold night; and had learned that the gardener, unknown to myself, had won thirty shillings by backing him to kill rats against time, then I began to think that maybe they'd let him remain on earth for a bit longer, after all.
From the street came the noise of children playing in the summer night, and from the steps of the house next door the low voices of gossiping housewives.
Not much o' fellow-creaturs, I think, Miss; all I know--my old master, as war a knowin' man, used to say, says he, 'If e'er I sow my wheat wi'out brinin', I'm a Dutchman,' says he; an' that war as much as to say as a Dutchman war a fool, or next door.
Vittoria, Salamanca, Toulouse, Waterloo, Moodkee, Ferozshah, an' Sobraon - that was fought close next door here, against the very beggars he wants us to join.