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by

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of by

  1. at, within, or to a short distance or time the library is close by Synonyms of by around, near, close, hard, in, nearby, nighWords Related to by hereabouts (or hereabout), hereaway (or hereaways) [dialect], thereabouts (also thereabout); along, alongside; accessibly, conveniently, handily


by

preposition

Synonyms and Antonyms of by

  1. 1 along the way of went by the woods to get to the summer cottage Synonyms of by through, via Words Related to by across, along, alongside, beyond, near, nearby, over; below, beneath, under, underneath; outside, past; throughout Phrases by way of

  2. 2 using the means or agency of try to convince them by reason alone, if possible Synonyms of by in, per, through, via, with Phrases by dint of, by means of, by (or in) virtue of

  3. 3 close to that house is right by the ocean Synonyms of by about, around, near, next to, nighWords Related to by alongside, beside; across, along, at; circa; toward (or towards)

  4. 4 in the course of she attends college by day and works at the club by night Synonyms of by amid (or amidst), during, over, pending, through, throughout



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