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Definitions for whereabouts
ˈʰwɛər əˌbaʊts, ˈwɛər-wher·e·abouts

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. whereaboutsnoun

    the general location where something is

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


  1. whereaboutsnoun

    approximate location

    The whereabouts of the escaped snake are unknown.

  2. whereaboutsadverb

    In, at or near what location

    Whereabouts do you live?

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whereaboutsadverb

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

  2. Whereaboutsadverb

    concerning which; about which

  3. Whereaboutsnoun

    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. Godoy Ramos:

    It is essential to know the whereabouts of the woman and everything that happened.

  2. Tyler Tessier:

    The pregnant teacher did n’t show up to her first day of school on Sept. 5. On Sept. 7, her vehicle was found parked five minutes away from the school she worked at. PREGNANT MARYLAND TEACHER REPORTED MISSING AFTER SENDING' TROUBLING' TEXT MESSAGE On Monday, Wallen’s father, Mark, pleaded with the public at a news conference for information on his daughter and was offering a $ 25,000 reward for anything on her whereabouts, while Tyler Tessier, who also spoke, said Tyler Tessier was praying Wallen would be found safe. Laura, if you are listening, it doesn't matter what’s happened, it doesn't matter what type of trouble, there is nothing we can't fix together – myself and yourfamily, there are so many people, so many people that miss you, so many people who were out, who haven't slept. We haven't eaten. We are just looking or praying that you are safe.

  3. 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.

  4. Hatice Cengiz:

    I will continue to pursue all legal avenues to hold Jamal's killers accountable and I will not rest until we get Justice for Jamal Khashoggis, jamal's killers and those who ordered Jamal Khashoggi murder have evaded justice thus far. I hope this criminal case in Turkey brings to light the whereabouts of Jamal's body, the evidence against the killers and the evidence of those behind the gruesome murder.

  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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    someone who takes the place of another person
    • A. plush
    • B. dangerous
    • C. alternate
    • D. handsome

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