by


by
1. preposition
1)

I broke it by forcing the lid

Syn:
through, as a result of, because of, by dint of, by means of, with the help of, by virtue of
2)

be there by midday

Syn:
no later than, in good time for, before
3)

a house by the lake

Syn:
next to, beside, alongside, by/at the side of, adjacent to
2. adverb

people hurried by

Syn:
past, on, along

Synonyms and antonyms dictionary. 2014.

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