Definition of whereabouts in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈ(h)werəˌbouts/


Where or approximately where: whereabouts do you come from?


[treated as singular or plural]
The place where someone or something is: his whereabouts remain secret
More example sentences
  • In the meantime, Chu's whereabouts remain unknown although rumor have it that he could be in China.
  • Detectives visited his residence at midnight on Thursday but his whereabouts remained unknown on Friday night.
  • Meanwhile City Hall looked quiet on Thursday and Sutiyoso's whereabouts was unknown.
home, address, locale, neighborhood;
bearings, orientation

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Syllabification: where·a·bouts

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