hereabouts

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

Definition of hereabouts

: in this vicinity

Examples of hereabouts in a Sentence

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

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First Known Use of hereabouts

13th century


HEREABOUTS Defined for English Language Learners

hereabouts

adverb

Definition of hereabouts for English Language Learners

  • : near or around this place : in this area


HEREABOUTS Defined for Kids

hereabouts

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

Definition of hereabouts for Students

: near or around this place


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