Definitions For Next


  • Immediately following in time or order
  • (of a day of the week) nearest (or nearest but one) after the present moment
  • Nearest in space or position; immediately adjoining without intervening space
  • (of elected officers) elected but not yet serving


  • At the time or occasion immediately following


  • In the time or place that follows or comes directly after someone or something : after this
  • At the first time after this

Is Next a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Next is worth 11 points in Scrabble and 12 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Next in a Sentence

  • I'll see you next Monday.
  • Next year's party will be even better.
  • The very next thing that happened
  • Next, I need to ask you a few questions about your family.

Synonyms for Next

Antonyms for Next

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