nearby

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adverb or adjective near·by \nir-ˈbī, ˈnir-ˌ\

Definition of nearby

  1. :  close at hand

First Known Use of nearby

15th century


NEARBY Defined for English Language Learners

nearby

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adjective

Definition of nearby for English Language Learners

  • : not far away : located at a short distance from someone or something


NEARBY Defined for Kids

nearby

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adverb or adjective near·by \nir-ˈbī\

Definition of nearby for Students

  1. :  close at hand Bandages are kept nearby. a nearby park



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