What does nearby mean?

Definitions for nearby
ˈnɪərˈbaɪnear·by

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nearby.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. nearby(adverb)

    close at hand

    "the nearby towns"; "concentrated his study on the nearby planet Venus"

  2. nearby(adverb)

    not far away in relative terms

    "she works nearby"; "the planets orbiting nearby are Venus and Mars"

Wiktionary

  1. nearby(Adverb)

    next to, close to

    I'm glad my friends live nearby where I can visit them.

  2. nearby(Adjective)

    adjacent, near, very close

    He stopped at a nearby store for some groceries.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nearby' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4078

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nearby' in Adverbs Frequency: #366

  3. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nearby' in Adjectives Frequency: #561

Anagrams for nearby »

  1. barney, Barney

  2. Barney

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearby in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nearby in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of nearby in a Sentence

  1. Vikrant Parsai:

    The temple is nearby, God is far away.

  2. Nigerian Proverb:

    When the mouse laughs at the cat there is a hole nearby.

  3. Teck Resources:

    A quantity of the water may have entered nearby Stoney Creek.

  4. Celestin Singirankabo:

    After that they moved to another nearby house and also shot another person.

  5. Joshua Mashamba:

    When a rural school is electrified, a nearby clinic and growth point is covered too.

Images & Illustrations of nearby

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