hither hither  /ˈhɪ ðər/


  • (adv) to this place (especially toward the speaker)


  1. The Sex Kitten The princess of pout, the countess of come hither, Brigitte Bardot exuded a carefree, naive sexuality that brought a whole new audience to French films.
  2. After decades of come-hither promotion.
  3. The other, a collection of posed come-hither shots by photographer Annie Leibovitz, were taken under the consenting eyes of parents, handlers and editors at Vanity Fair magazine.


  1. Fugs and Fabs: Downton Abbey-ites

    A very small crew of them came out for a Q&A event. I know Lady Edith was at the Critics’ Choice Television Awards, but where is Mr. Bates? Whither Carson? Mrs. Crawley? Daisy? Mrs. Patmore? The Earl of Grantham? THE DOWAGER? Even that old prozzie-maid hybrid Ethel?
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Go Fug Yourself

  2. Calendar (06/06-06/16/2013)

    Outdoors SAT JUN 8 Hither Hills Water Hike with East Hampton Trails Preservation Society. 10 a.m. Meet at Hither Hills West Overlook, Route 27, Montauk Highway, Montauk. 324-2425. Our Geologic History Walk with SoFo. 10 a.m. For adults and kids over 12. Montauk. Reservations required. $7, $5 kids, members free. 537-9735. Tuckahoe Swamp with [...]
    on June 7, 2013     Source: The Sag Harbor Express


  1. "Surely there is not another language that is so slipshod and systemless, and so slippery and elusive to the grasp," Twain wrote of German, adding that a person "is washed about in it, hither and thither, in the most helpless way......"
    on Dec 11, 2008 By: Mark Twain Source: FOXNews

  2. "Maybe some people feel he's selling out hither and yon, but he's doing what he feels he has to do to bring the country together and look nationally at things," Grey said in an interview. "To me, I'd be one of the 42 per cent."
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: Deborah Grey Source: 680 News

  3. "I told Secretary Bodman flat out that this hearing should be held in the communities that could be impacted by their actions," Schumer said Sunday. "New Yorkers shouldn't have to travel hither and yon to voice their legitimate concerns about...
    on May 20, 2007 By: Charles Schumer Source: Utica Observer Dispatch

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