everywhere

adverb
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.

everywhere

noun

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

nowhere

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Examples of everywhere in a Sentence

Adverb

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

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 Gulzia, an ethnic Kazakh woman who didn’t want her last name used out of fear of retribution, said that cameras were being installed everywhere, even in cemeteries, in late 2017. Dake Kang, The Seattle Times, "Exposed Chinese database shows depth of surveillance state," 20 Feb. 2019 This Fantastic Fest gem got a wide, seasonal release in the US this year, giving curious film fans everywhere the chance to see just how a zombie-Christmas high school musical works in practice. Sam Machkovech And Nathan Mattise, Ars Technica, "Films for the discerning nerd: Ars picks the best of 2018," 27 Dec. 2018 Architect Geoff Chick has never installed a rolling ladder in a library, but he’s introduced them just about everywhere else: in kitchens, closets, pantries and wine cellars. Kimberly Chrisman-campbell, WSJ, "Need More Kitchen Storage? Roll In a Library Ladder," 21 Feb. 2019 Shutterstock Often referred to as Colombia’s most colorful town, Guatapé boasts enticing, colorful squares like the Plaza de Zocalos and painted doors, windows, and shutters everywhere. Megan Barber, Curbed, "The 25 most colorful cities in the world," 19 Feb. 2019 And that’s offset their mediocrity just about everywhere else. Geoff Baker, The Seattle Times, "Former Everett Silvertips goalie Carter Hart putting on one-man show to keep Philadelphia Flyers in playoff hunt," 11 Feb. 2019 The Swedish retailer may be best known for its minimalist flat-pack furniture that’s a staple of first apartments everywhere, but don’t let that fool you: IKEA is a serious player in the world of kitchen design. Jessica Dailey, Good Housekeeping, "All You Need," 11 Feb. 2019

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First Known Use of everywhere

Adverb

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Noun

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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everywhere

adverb

English Language Learners Definition of everywhere

: in or to every place

everywhere

adverb
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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