hither and yon

Definition of hither and yon

old-fashioned + literary

  1. :  here and there :  many different places She has been very busy, traveling hither and yon.

Word by Word Definitions

hitherplay
  1. :  to this place

  1. :  being on the near or adjacent side

  1. :  yonder

  1. :  that or those yonder

  1. :  yonder

    :  thither


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