hard by Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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hard byadverb, preposition

uk   us   literary or old-fashioned
very near: The ​house where he ​lived as a ​child is hard by the ​mainplaza.
(Definition of hard by from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “hard by”
in Chinese (Simplified) 很近,非常靠近…
in Chinese (Traditional) 很近,非常靠近…
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