hereabouts

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adverb here·abouts \ˈhir-ə-ˌbau̇ts\
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hereabout

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Definition of hereabouts

  1. :  in this vicinity

Examples of hereabouts in a sentence

  1. We don't see a lot of snow hereabouts.

13th Century

First Known Use of hereabouts

13th century


HEREABOUTS Defined for English Language Learners

hereabouts

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adverb here·abouts \ˈhir-ə-ˌbau̇ts\

Definition of hereabouts for English Language Learners

  • : near or around this place : in this area


HEREABOUTS Defined for Kids

hereabouts

play
adverb here·abouts \ˈhir-ə-ˌbau̇ts\
variants: or

hereabout

\-ˌbau̇t\

Definition of hereabouts for Students

  1. :  near or around this place



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