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hereabouts

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adverb here·abouts \ˈhir-ə-ˌbau̇ts\

Simple Definition of hereabouts

  • : near or around this place : in this area

Full Definition of hereabouts

  1. :  in this vicinity

Examples of hereabouts

  1. We don't see a lot of snow hereabouts.



13th Century

First Known Use of hereabouts

13th century

Variants of hereabouts

or here·about play \-ˌbau̇t\

Rhymes with hereabouts


HEREABOUTS Defined for Kids

hereabouts

play
adverb here·abouts \ˈhir-ə-ˌbau̇ts\

Definition of hereabouts

  1. :  near or around this place



Variants of hereabouts

or here·about \-ˌbau̇t\

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