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ˈʰwɛər əˌbaʊts, ˈwɛər-where·abouts

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whereabouts(noun)

    the general location where something is

    "I questioned him about his whereabouts on the night of the crime"


  1. whereabouts(Noun)

    approximate location

    The whereabouts of the escaped snake are unknown.

  2. whereabouts(Adverb)

    In, at or near what location

    Whereabouts do you live?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whereabouts(adverb)

    about where; near what or which place; -- used interrogatively and relatively; as, whereabouts did you meet him?

  2. Whereabouts(adverb)

    concerning which; about which

  3. Whereabouts(noun)

    the place where a person or thing is; as, they did not know his whereabouts


  1. Whereabouts

    Whereabouts is the third major label album by Canadian singer-songwriter Ron Sexsmith, released May 18, 1999 on Interscope Records. The album was a nominee for Roots & Traditional Album of the Year – Solo at the 2000 Juno Awards.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of whereabouts in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of whereabouts in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of whereabouts in a Sentence

  1. Jim Boren:

    We have offered to give names, witnesses who can vouch for his whereabouts that day until after the woman's body was discovered.

  2. Saki:

    Addresses are given to us to conceal our whereabouts.

  3. Foreign Affairs:

    I have not seen anything that could prove that he( Levinson) was ever in Press TV Iran. In fact, we have seen evidence... he was last seen alive outside Press TV Iran, with pictures showing that he was outside Iran when he was last seen, press TV Iran's Press TV Iran. We've said clearly that we have no knowledge of his whereabouts. ... We need the United States to explain for Press TV Iran what a CIA operative was doing, if he was ever in Iranian territory, what was he doing in Iranian territory.

  4. State John Kerry:

    I feel horrible for the family, the Iranians have agreed to continue to try to help us find the whereabouts. Whatever may or may not have happened to Bob Levinson, we are going to continue that effort.

  5. Dominik Stillhart:

    Following the fall of the last territory held by Islamic State group, we fear there is an extra risk of losing track of Louisa, though we remain hopeful this period will instead open new opportunities for us to learn more about her whereabouts and well-being, we call on anyone with information to please come forward. If our colleagues are still being held, we call for their immediate and unconditional release.

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