The planet nearest the sun.
She made her way to the nearest waiting room.
One adjutant, nearest the door, was sitting at the table in a Persian dressing gown, writing.
He strode beside her, whipping out his cell as they headed toward the nearest exit.
The dolphin carried him with great speed to the nearest shore.
His body was the nearest available leaning post, so she helped herself, burying her face in his chest.