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yonder

adverb yon·der \ ˈyän-dər \

Definition of yonder

: at or in that indicated more or less distant place usually within sight

Examples of yonder in a Sentence

  1. We could see people gathering down yonder by the riverbank.

  2. look yonder and you'll see the skyline of the city

Origin and Etymology of yonder

Middle English, from yond + -er (as in hither)

yonder Synonyms

Synonyms
beyond, further, yon, farther

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yonder

adjective

Definition of yonder

1 : farther removed : more distant
2 : being at a distance within view or at a place or in a direction known or indicated

First Known Use of yonder

14th century


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yonder

pronoun

Definition of yonder

: something that is or is in an indicated more or less distant place

First Known Use of yonder

14th century


YONDER Defined for English Language Learners

yonder

adverb

Definition of yonder for English Language Learners

  • : at or in that place : over there


YONDER Defined for Kids

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yonder

adverb yon·der \ ˈyän-dər \

Definition of yonder for Students

: at or in that place
  • Look yonder down the hill.

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yonder

adjective

Definition of yonder for Students

1 : more distant
  • the yonder side of the hill
2 : being at a distance within view
  • yonder hills


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