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everywhere

adverb ev·ery·where \ ˈev-rē-ˌ(h)wer \
Updated on: 16 Apr 2018

Definition of everywhere

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

Examples of everywhere in a Sentence

  1. Everywhere we went, people were friendly.

  2. His new book is anxiously awaited by fans everywhere.

  3. I seem to hear his music everywhere these days!

  4. We went everywhere we could.

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First Known Use of everywhere

13th century

in the meaning defined above

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everywhere Synonyms

Antonyms

nowhere;

Phrases

all over the place (or map), far and near, in every corner (or quarter), on all hands (or on every hand);


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everywhere

noun

Definition of everywhere

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

First Known Use of everywhere

circa 1631

in the meaning defined above

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EVERYWHERE Defined for Kids

everywhere

adverb ev·ery·where \ ˈev-rē-ˌhwer , -ˌwer \

Definition of everywhere for Students

: in or to every place
  • I looked everywhere.


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