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

How to pronounce nearby?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say nearby in sign language?

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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. Vice Health Minister Kim Gang-lip:

    There are still many patients arising from Daegu and nearby regions ... and sporadic infections continue to emerge elsewhere, though they're not spreading as fast, in fact, now is the time to concentrate all our capabilities to bring a clear reduction in infections.

  2. Alexander Afendikov:

    I can't send a group of glass workers to a small private house when there's a big apartment block nearby, and you can turn on the heating there and move 100-300 people there.

  3. The MCA:

    Aircraft yesterday flew over the location and surrounding area to make careful observations for pollution around the rig and the nearby coast and sea and no sheen or sign of pollution has been found.

  4. Donald Trump:

    I want to thank Google. Google is helping to develop a website, it's gonna be very quickly done, unlike websites of the past, to determine whether a test is warranted and to facilitate testing at a nearby convenient location, google has 1,700 engineers working on this right now, made tremendous progress.

  5. Luis Revilla:

    The importance of protecting Zongo Valley is clearer than ever, as La Paz continues to grow, we will take care to preserve the nearby natural resources that are so important to our wellbeing.

Images & Illustrations of nearby

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