near-at-hand[ neer ]SEE DEFINITION OF near-at-hand
Synonyms for near-at-hand
- along toward
- at close quarters
- close shave
- hair's breadth
- in close proximity
- next door
- not remote
- within stone's throw
Antonyms for near-at-hand
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR NEAR-AT-HAND
I had ransacked the far-off, and had neglected the near-at-hand, as we are so apt to do.
In support of this proposition volumes might be written; but only a brief array of near-at-hand evidence will be here presented.
The near-at-hand field and pasture that sloped toward it were gemmed with dew.