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English definition of “nearby”

nearby

adverb, adjective     /ˌnɪəˈbaɪ/ US  /ˌnɪr-/
B1 not far away: If there's a café nearby, we could stop for a snack. I noticed a policeman standing nearby. We stopped at some nearby shops to buy some food.Closeness in distance and timeAbout to happen Grammar:NearbyNearby is an adverb or an adjective meaning ‘not far away’:See more
(Definition of nearby adverbadjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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