adverb, preposition Archaic.
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Words nearby anear
Example sentences from the Web for anear
The people of the Gaeldom of to-day are anear perishing for lack of the famous feats of their fathers.Archaic England|Harold Bayley
Mary Cushin: There are some of the neighbours have learning, and you bade me not bring it anear them.Seven Short Plays|Lady Gregory
If it wasn't for the contract I have for the soldiers' barracks and the sergeant's good word, I wouldn't go anear it.Contemporary One-Act Plays|Sir James M. Barrie
"I'd know you if I was under the sod, and the sound of your voice come anear me," he said almost solemnly.The Gambler|Katherine Cecil Thurston
And whether we live apart or anear, I shall always be your husband—yours alone—until death shall part us.Her Dark Inheritance|Mrs. E. Burke Collins