anear

[ uh-neer ]
/ əˈnɪər /

adverb, preposition Archaic.

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Origin of anear

1725–35; a- (semantically empty, perhaps by analogy with afar; cf. apast) + near
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British Dictionary definitions for anear

anear
/ (əˈnɪə) archaic /

preposition

near

adverb

nearly
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