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English adjective: here

1. here being here now


SamplesIs everyone here?.


Similarpresent


Antonymsabsent


English noun: here

1. here (location) the present location; this place


SamplesWhere do we go from here?.


Broader (hypernym)location


Antonymsthere

2. Here (person) 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


SynonymsHera


Instance hypernymGreek deity


English adverb: here

1. here in or at this place; where the speaker or writer is


SamplesI work here.
Turn here.
Radio waves received here on Earth.


Antonymsat that place, in that location, there

2. here in this circumstance or respect or on this point or detail


SamplesWhat do we have here?.
Here I must disagree.

3. here to this place (especially toward the speaker)


SamplesCome here, please.


Synonymshither


Antonymsthither, there

4. here at this time; now


SamplesWe'll adjourn here for lunch and discuss the remaining issues this afternoon.









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