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Definition of whereabouts in English:

interrogative adverb

Pronunciation: /wɛːrəˈbaʊts
 
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Where or approximately where: whereabouts do you come from?

noun

Pronunciation: /ˈwɛːrəbaʊts
 
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[treated as singular or plural] Back to top  
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.
Synonyms
location, position, site, place, situation, locality, spot, point, placement, locale, neighbourhood, vicinity;
home, address;
technical locus

Words that rhyme with whereabouts

thereabouts

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