The Collaborative DictionaryWhereabout \Where"a*bout`\,
Whereabouts \Where"a*bouts`\, adv. [1913 Webster]
About where; near what or which place; -- used
interrogatively and relatively; as, whereabouts did you meet him?
[1913 Webster] Note: In this sense, whereabouts is the common form.
Concerning which; about which. "The object
whereabout they are conversant." --Hooker. [1913 Webster] [1913
Whereabout \Where"a*bout`\, Whereabouts
\Where"a*bouts`\, n. The place where a person or thing is; as, they
did not know his whereabouts. --Shak. [1913 Webster] A puzzling
notice of thy whereabout. --Wordsworth. [1913 Webster]
whereabouts n : the general location where
something is; "I questioned him about his whereabouts on the night
of the crime" adv : about where or near what place; "I don't know
whereabouts the border will be drawn"; "whereabout do you live?"
, bench mark, district
, in what place, in which
place, latitude and longitude, lieu
- In, at or near what
- whereabouts do you come from?
- The whereabouts of the escaped snake are