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whereabouts

noun [U, + sing/pl verb] uk   /ˈweə.rə.baʊts/ us    /ˈwer.ə-/
C2 the place where a person or thing is: Trupin is thought to be in the Caribbean, although his exact whereabouts are/is a mystery.

whereabouts

adverb uk   /ˌweə.rəˈbaʊts/ us    /ˌwer.ə-/
C2 in what part or area: Whereabouts in Madrid do you live? Whereabouts is your office, then?
Translations of “whereabouts”
in Chinese (Traditional) (某人或某物的)行蹤,下落,去向…
in Russian где?…
in Turkish nerelerde, nerelerde olduğu…
in Chinese (Simplified) (某人或某物的)行踪,下落,去向…
in Polish gdzie…
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