What does Within mean?

Definitions for Within
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. inside, within(adverb)

    on the inside

    "inside, the car is a mess"

Wiktionary

  1. within(Adverb)

    in or into the interior; inside

    Etymology: wiþinnan. More at .

  2. within(Preposition)

    Before the specified duration ends.

    Leave here within three days.

    Etymology: wiþinnan. More at .

Webster Dictionary

  1. Within

    in the inner or interior part of; inside of; not without; as, within doors

    Etymology: [OE. withinne, withinnen, AS. wiinnan; wi with, against, toward + innan in, inwardly, within, from in in. See With, prep., In, prep.]

  2. Within

    in the limits or compass of; not further in length than; as, within five miles; not longer in time than; as, within an hour; not exceeding in quantity; as, expenses kept within one's income

    Etymology: [OE. withinne, withinnen, AS. wiinnan; wi with, against, toward + innan in, inwardly, within, from in in. See With, prep., In, prep.]

  3. Within

    hence, inside the limits, reach, or influence of; not going outside of; not beyond, overstepping, exceeding, or the like

    Etymology: [OE. withinne, withinnen, AS. wiinnan; wi with, against, toward + innan in, inwardly, within, from in in. See With, prep., In, prep.]

  4. Within(adverb)

    in the inner part; inwardly; internally

    Etymology: [OE. withinne, withinnen, AS. wiinnan; wi with, against, toward + innan in, inwardly, within, from in in. See With, prep., In, prep.]

  5. Within(adverb)

    in the house; in doors; as, the master is within

    Etymology: [OE. withinne, withinnen, AS. wiinnan; wi with, against, toward + innan in, inwardly, within, from in in. See With, prep., In, prep.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Within

    with-in′, prep. in the inner part: inside: in the reach of: not going outside of.—adv. in the inner part: inwardly: at home.—Within call, hail, not too far to hear a call, hail. [A.S. wiðinnanwið, against, with, innan, in.]

Editors Contribution

  1. within

    To indicate a range or amount sufficient for a specific purpose.

    Within the system are a variety of interconnected structures and system which are easily defined, changed and updated when vital.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 21, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Within' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #174

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Within' in Written Corpus Frequency: #372

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Within' in Adverbs Frequency: #376

How to pronounce Within?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Within in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Within in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Within in a Sentence

  1. Masato Naito:

    For overseas property and casualty insurance M&A, there is a team within our international business division and we have been increasing the number of staff, we also have a different team for overseas life insurance M&A.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    It is worth to doubt the reputation or intention of a person who becomes a big internet sensation by overnight or within a fortnight.

  3. Joseph Votel:

    We want to be able to work within a very secure environment to focus on the very (particular) mission we have there - which is principally focused on al Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula (AQAP), we will try to posture the force where we can best do that.

  4. Andrea Pirlo:

    The idea of no longer being guaranteed that protagonist's role really weighed upon me, maybe I would have stopped feeling as comfortable within myself.

  5. W. J. Reichmann:

    Human beings, for all their pretensions, have a remarkable propensity for lending themselves to classification somewhere within neatly labelled categories. Even the outrageous exceptions may be classified as outrageous exceptions

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