Definitions for nearbyˈnɪərˈbaɪ
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
close at hand; adjacent; neighboring.
(adv.)in the vicinity; close by.
Origin of nearby:
close at hand
"the nearby towns"; "concentrated his study on the nearby planet Venus"
not far away in relative terms
"she works nearby"; "the planets orbiting nearby are Venus and Mars"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
in a place that is close
People living nearby heard the noise.; the nearby town of Wakefield
next to, close to
I'm glad my friends live nearby where I can visit them.
adjacent, near, very close
He stopped at a nearby store for some groceries.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'nearby' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4078
Rank popularity for the word 'nearby' in Adverbs Frequency: #366
Rank popularity for the word 'nearby' in Adjectives Frequency: #561
Translations for nearby
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
close to here or the place mentioned
He lives nearby; a cottage with a stream running nearby.
- langsaan, nabyAfrikaans
- على مَقْرُبَةٍ، قَريب، مُجاوِرArabic
- pertoPortuguese (BR)
- blízko, vedleCzech
- in der NäheGerman
- i nærhedenDanish
- εδώ, εκεί κοντάGreek
- לְיַד, לְצַדHebrew
- निकट ही, आसपास हीHindi
- obližnji, susjedniCroatian
- tidak jauhIndonesian
- 바로 옆에Korean
- tuvu; tuvumāLatvian
- i nærheten, like vedNorwegian
- nie opodalPolish
- دلته نږدىPashto
- în apropiereRomanian
- vedľa, v susedstveSlovak
- u bliziniSerbian
- i närheten, strax intillSwedish
- yakında, yakın, civarında, civardaTurkish
- 在附近Chinese (Trad.)
- поблизу, неподалікUkrainian
- پڑوس ميںUrdu
- ở vị trí gầnVietnamese
- 在附近Chinese (Simp.)
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