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Meaning of HERE

Pronunciation:  heer, 'heeree

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the present location; this place; "where do we go from here?"
  2. [n]  queen of the Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology; sister and wife of Zeus remembered for her jealously of the many mortal women Zeus fell in love with; identified with Roman Juno
  3. [adv]  in or at this place; where the speaker or writer is; "I work here"; "turn here"; "radio waves received here on Earth"
  4. [adv]  to this place (especially toward the speaker); "come here, please"
  5. [adv]  in this circumstance or respect or on this point or detail; "what do we have here?"; "here I must disagree"
  6. [adv]  at this time; now; "we'll adjourn here for lunch and discuss the remaining issues this afternoon"

HERE is a 4 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: Hera, hither
 Antonyms: at that place, in that location, there, there, thither
 See Also: Greek deity, location



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
  1. \Here\, n.
    Hair. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  2. \Here\, pron.
    1. See {Her}, their. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
    2. Her; hers. See {Her}. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
  3. \Here\, adv. [OE. her, AS. h?r; akin to OS. h?r, D. hier,
    OHG. hiar, G. hier, Icel. & Goth. h?r, Dan. her, Sw. h["a]r;
    fr. root of E. he. See {He}.]
    1. In this place; in the place where the speaker is; --
       opposed to {there}.
             He is not here, for he is risen.      --Matt.
                                                   xxviii. 6.
    2. In the present life or state.
             Happy here, and more happy hereafter. --Bacon.
    3. To or into this place; hither. [Colloq.] See {Thither}.
             Here comes Virgil.                    --B. Jonson.
             Thou led'st me here.                  --Byron.
    4. At this point of time, or of an argument; now.
             The prisoner here made violent efforts to rise.
    Note: Here, in the last sense, is sometimes used before a
          verb without subject; as, Here goes, for Now (something
          or somebody) goes; -- especially occurring thus in
          drinking healths. ``Here's [a health] to thee, Dick.''
    {Here and there}, in one place and another; in a dispersed
       manner; irregularly. ``Footsteps here and there.''
    {It is neither, here nor there}, it is neither in this place
       nor in that, neither in one place nor in another; hence,
       it is to no purpose, irrelevant, nonsense.
Thesaurus Terms
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