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there O.E. þær "in or at that place," from P.Gmc. *thær (Cf. O.S. thar, O.Fris. ther, M.L.G. dar, M.Du. daer, Du. daar, O.H.G. dar, Ger. da, Goth. þar, O.N. þar), from PIE *tar- "there" (Cf. Skt. tar-hi "then"), from root *to- (see THE (Cf. the)) + adverbial suffix -r. Interjectional use is recorded from 1530s. To have been there "had previous experience of some activity" is recorded from 1877.

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  • there — /dhair/; unstressed /dheuhr/, adv. 1. in or at that place (opposed to here): She is there now. 2. at that point in an action, speech, etc.: He stopped there for applause. 3. in that matter, particular, or respect: His anger was justified there. 4 …   Universalium

  • there — I. adverb Etymology: Middle English, from Old English thǣr; akin to Old High German dār there, Old English thæt that Date: before 12th century 1. in or at that place < stand over there > often used interjectionally 2. to or into that place ;… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • there — See: ALL THERE, HERE AND THERE, NEITHER HERE NOR THERE, THEN AND THERE …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • there's — /dhairz/ 1. contraction of there is: There s the hotel we were looking for. 2. contraction of there has: There s been entirely too much said on the subject. Usage. See contraction. * * * …   Universalium

  • there — 1. adverb /ðɛə(ɹ),ðɛɹ/ a) In a place or location (stated, implied or otherwise indicated) at some distance from the speaker (compare here). And in a dark and dankish vault at home / There left me and my man, both bound together; b) In that matter …   Wiktionary


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