Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adj. Nearest to this place or side.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Nearest to this side.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Nearest on this side.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Nearest in this direction.

Etymologies

hither +‎ -most (Wiktionary)

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