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neither here nor there

Definition of neither here nor there

  1. :  not important or interesting <What I think is really neither here nor there. You have to make up your own mind.>



Word by Word Definitions

neitherplay
  1. :  not either

    :  also not

  1. :  not the one or the other of two or more

  1. :  not either

  1. :  either

    :  similarly not :  also not

hereplay
  1. :  in or at this place

    :  now

    :  in an arbitrary location

  1. : used for emphasis especially after a demonstrative pronoun or after a noun modified by a demonstrative adjective

    : used for emphasis after a demonstrative adjective but before the noun modified

  1. :  this place

  1. : used as a function word to introduce the second or last member or the second and each following member of a series of items each of which is negated

    : used as a function word to introduce and negate a following clause or phrase

    :  neither

  1. :  than

thereplay
  1. :  in or at that place

    :  to or into that place :  thither

    :  at that point or stage

  1. : used as a function word to introduce a sentence or clause

    : used as an indefinite substitute for a name

  1. :  that place or position

    :  that point

  1. : used for emphasis especially after a demonstrative pronoun or a noun modified by a demonstrative adjective

    : used for emphasis after a demonstrative adjective but before the noun modified

    :  capable of being relied on for support or aid


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