ev·​ery·​where | \ ˈev-rē-ˌ(h)wer How to pronounce everywhere (audio) \

Definition of everywhere

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: in or to every place or part Everywhere we went, people were friendly. Her new album is anxiously awaited by fans everywhere.



Definition of everywhere (Entry 2 of 2)

: every place : all places The fair draws people from everywhere.

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Synonyms & Antonyms for everywhere

Synonyms: Adverb

all over, everyplace, far and wide, high and low, throughout

Antonyms: Adverb


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Examples of everywhere in a Sentence


Everywhere we went, people were friendly. His new book is anxiously awaited by fans everywhere. I seem to hear his music everywhere these days! We went everywhere we could.
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Recent Examples on the Web: Adverb

Recruiters followed Harris everywhere, developing relationships with Gaters that established credibility. David Haugh, chicagotribune.com, "Biggest victories in Dorothy Gaters' National Hall of Fame coaching career at Marshall came off the court," 1 July 2018 Like the original Bloodlines, there are obvious inflection points everywhere. Hayden Dingman, PCWorld, "15 years later, Vampire: The Masquerade – Bloodlines 2 is finally happening," 21 Mar. 2019 And at night, put our Martha Stewart flameless candles everywhere. Lucia Tonelli, ELLE Decor, "You Can Now Live Like Martha Stewart With Her New Lifestyle Lines," 21 Mar. 2019 There's eyes everywhere, there's normal people that aren't famous that are your neighbors, b*tch. Kelsey Stiegman, Seventeen, "Jeffree Star Comments on the Jordyn Woods/Tristan Thompson Cheating Scandal," 4 Mar. 2019 Thompson stopped and popped from everywhere, finishing 10 of 11 from beyond the arc and 17 of 20 from the floor overall. Beth Harris, The Seattle Times, "Thompson hits first 10 from 3, Warriors beat Lakers 130-111," 22 Jan. 2019 Maxwell Food Centre is another food court with even more stalls selling even more tempting dishes from everywhere across southern Asia. Hanya Yanagihara, Condé Nast Traveler, "50 Things to Do in Asia Before You Die," 24 Sep. 2018 Despite my best efforts, hot pink beet juice somehow winds up absolutely everywhere—all over the counter and the cutting boards, on the floor, and in some seriously random spots like the microwave and the fridge. Audrey Bruno, SELF, "Yes, It Is Possible to Prep and Cook Beets Without Making a Huge Mess—Here's How," 27 Feb. 2019 Gutheinz does this prolifically—his custom work is itself absolutely everywhere, which may be part of the reason his song in the Airtable ad sounded so familiar. Jacqueline Detwiler, Popular Mechanics, "Why Does Every Tech Ad Use the Same Song? Because of This Man.," 26 Feb. 2019

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First Known Use of everywhere


13th century, in the meaning defined above


1533, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of everywhere was in the 13th century

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English Language Learners Definition of everywhere

: in or to every place


ev·​ery·​where | \ ˈev-rē-ˌhwer How to pronounce everywhere (audio) , -ˌwer\

Kids Definition of everywhere

: in or to every place I looked everywhere.

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to affect and impair by alcohol or a drug

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