Definition: 'There'

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  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: there

Lexical Information:
  • One of the 220 words in the Dolch high frequency list
  • One of the 850 words in Basic English
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 words most often misspelled in English
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula
Grammatical Information:
  • Adverb of place
  • Adverbs can modify Verbs, Adjectives, Adverbs, Nouns, Pronouns and whole Sentences
Usage Notes:
  • THERE WAS or WERE + noun phrase
Other Comments:
  • A word that is frequently mis-spelled
  • Easily confused word

Related Glossary Definitions:

There's only one

Dictionary Definitions

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Similar Words (using 'there' as word stem):

Prefix + 'there'

dinothere, isothere, megathere,

'there' + Suffix

thereabout, thereabouts, thereafter, thereagainst, thereamon, thereamong, thereanent, thereat, therebetween, thereby, therefor, therefore, therefrom, therein, thereinafter, thereinbefore, thereinto, theremin, theremins, therencephalous, thereof, thereon, thereout, theres, therethrough, thereto, theretofore, thereunder, thereuntil, thereunto, thereupon, therewith, therewithal,