Meaning of “hither and thither” in the English Dictionary

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"hither and thither" in British English

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hither and thither

literary hither and yon

in many directions:

In clearer water, one encounters shoals of tiny fish, which dart hither and thither like flights of arrows.

(Definition of “hither and thither” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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