- The definition of hither is nearer.
An example of hither is the house that is closest; the hither house.
- Hither is defined as toward or closer to here.
An example of hither is asking someone to walk closer to a another; "Come hither."
To or toward this place: Come hither.
Located on the near side.
Origin of hitherMiddle English, from Old English hider; see ko- in Indo-European roots.
- (archaic) On this side; the nearer.