hither
Pronunciation
  • (RP) IPA: /ˈhɪðə/
  • (America) IPA: /ˈhɪðɚ/
Adverb

hither (not comparable)

  1. (literary or archaic) To this place, to here.
    He went hither and thither.
  2. over here
Antonyms Related terms Translations Adjective

hither (not comparable)

  1. (archaic) On this side; the nearer.
    Synonyms: citerior
    • 1954, The essential Not-self could be perceived very clearly in things and in living creatures on the hither side of good and evil. — Aldous Huxley, The Doors of Perception (Chatto & Windus 1954, p. 30)
Translations
  • Italian: citeriore, al di qua



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