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nearby

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adverb or adjective near·by \nir-ˈbī, ˈnir-ˌ\

Simple Definition of nearby

  • : not far away : located at a short distance from someone or something

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of nearby

  1. :  close at hand

15th Century

First Known Use of nearby

15th century


NEARBY Defined for Kids

nearby

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adverb or adjective near·by \nir-ˈbī\

Definition of nearby for Students

  1. :  close at hand <Bandages are kept nearby.> <a nearby park>





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