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Definitions of here

  1. 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
  2. at this time; now; " we'll adjourn here for lunch and discuss the remaining issues this afternoon"
  3. the present location; this place; " where do we go from here?"
  4. in or at this place; where the speaker or writer is; " I work here"; " turn here"; " radio waves received here on Earth"
  5. to this place ( especially toward the speaker); " come here, please"
  6. in this circumstance or respect or on this point or detail; " what do we have here?"; " here I must disagree"
  7. being here now; " is everyone here?"; " present company excepted"
  8. Hair.
  9. Of them; their.
  10. See Her, their.
  11. Her; hers. See Her.
  12. In the present life or state.
  13. To or into this place; hither. [ Colloq.] See Thither.
  14. At this point of time, or of an argument; now.
  15. In this place; in the place where the speaker is; - opposed to there.
  16. In this place: in the present life or state.
  17. In this place or state.
  18. In, at, or to this place, time, or stage of proceedings; in the present life.
  19. In this place; hither; in the present life or state. Neither here nor there, neither in one place nor in another; hearing neither on this nor that; of no consequence. Here and there, in one place and another; in a dispersed manner. Hereabout, about this place. Hereafter, in time to come. Hereat, at this & c., Hereby, by this. Herein, in this. Hereinto, into this. Hereof, of this. Hereon, on this. Hereout, out of this place. Hereunto, to this. Hereupon, upon this, & c.
  20. In this place; in the present state or life; here and there, in a dispersed manner; thinly; neither here nor there, neither in this place nor in that; of no importance; here or heres, a word used as an introduction to the drinking of a health, and to call attention to the fact that such is about to be done, as well as to the person who is about to do it, as here's to you- that is, " it is to you," or " it is in your honour"; a word used in calling to, or making an offer, as " here's my hand," " come here," " here goes".

Usage examples for here

  1. " Here we go," Rick said. – The Golden Skull by John Blaine
  2. There, here we are! – Miss Billy by Eleanor H. Porter
  3. Why have we come here? – The Lady Of Blossholme by H. Rider Haggard
  4. And how do you like it here? – The Millionaire Baby by Anna Katharine Green
  5. What is he doing here? – Stories and Pictures by Isaac Loeb Peretz
  6. " You won't find him here," she said. – The Legacy of Cain by Wilkie Collins
  7. I'll be here waitin' for you." – Mystery Ranch by Arthur Chapman
  8. Is he coming here then?" – The Confessions of Harry Lorrequer, Complete by Charles James Lever (1806-1872)
  9. Is there anything I can do here? – The Cross-Cut by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  10. But, mother, Jakey is here! – The Cromptons by Mary J. Holmes
  11. " Here we are, then. – The Captives by Hugh Walpole
  12. " Here, Molly, you wait here," she said. – Understood Betsy by Dorothy Canfield
  13. " 'Tell that boy to come back here! – Acres of Diamonds by Russell H. Conwell
  14. Here, this is how it was. – Murder in the Gunroom by Henry Beam Piper
  15. Is not Ohlsen here? – The Truants by A. E. W. (Alfred Edward Woodley) Mason
  16. She is here, you see. – Winston of the Prairie by Harold Bindloss
  17. Here, dad, right here! – The Sky Pilot in No Man's Land by Ralph Connor
  18. It is here, over my heart. – Jezebel's Daughter by Wilkie Collins
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