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where it's at

Definition of where it's at

informal

  1. 1 :  the best or most exciting or interesting place to be <Los Angeles is where it's at if you want to get into the film industry.>

  2. 2 :  a subject, field of interest, etc., that is very popular or important <Education is where it's at in politics.>



Word by Word Definitions

whereplay
  1. :  at, in, or to what place

    :  at, in, or to what situation, position, direction, circumstances, or respect

    :  here, there

  1. :  at, in, or to what place

    :  at, in, or to what situation, position, direction, circumstances, or respect

    :  the place or point at, in, or to which

  1. :  place, location

    :  what place, source, or cause

  1. :  that one — compare he, its, she, they

    : used as subject of an impersonal verb that expresses a condition or action without reference to an agent

    : used with many verbs as a direct object with little or no meaning

  1. :  the player in a game who performs the principal action of the game (as trying to find others in hide-and-seek)


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