- The definition of nearby is close or not far away.
An example of something nearby is an ice cream shop only one block away from your house; a nearby shop.
nearby definition by Webster's New World
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near; close at hand
nearby definition by American Heritage Dictionary
The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
Located a short distance away; close at hand. See Synonyms at close.adverb
Not far away.
nearby - Investment & Finance Definition
In futures and options trading, the contract month that has the closest delivery or expiration. Also called lead month. Compare furthest out.