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nearby meaning

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WNearby
  • Nearby (previously named WNM Live / Who's Near Me) is a location-based social networking service.
  • AdjectiveCOMmore nearbySUPmost nearby
    1. adjacent, near, very close.
      1. He stopped at a nearby store for some groceries.
  • AdverbCOMmore nearbySUPmost nearby
    1. next to, close to.
      1. I'm glad my friends live nearby where I can visit them.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • The opposing political party is deploying high profile speakers to counterprogram the convention with small rallies at nearby sites.
      • Then she is consumed by anxiety when she hears from a storeowner about a nearby bombing that killed four people while she was sleeping.
      • The sea was dangerous because of icebergs calving off the nearby glacier.

Meaning of nearby for the defined word.

Grammatically, this word "nearby" is an adjective. It's also an adverb.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Adverbs
      Difficultness: Level 4
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      Easy     ➨     Difficult
      Definiteness: Level 5
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      Definite    ➨     Versatile

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en nearly
      2. en Earby
      3. en early
      4. en nearer
      5. en weary
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