Definitions

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

  • adv. Archaic Yonder.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. further; more distant
  • adj. yonder
  • adv. yonder
  • adj. Furious; mad; angry; fierce.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Furious; mad; angry; fierce.
  • adv. Yonder.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In or at that (more or less distant) place; yonder.
  • Through.
  • Same as yon or yonder.
  • Beside one's self; mad; furious; insane.

Etymologies

Middle English, from Old English geond; see i- in Indo-European roots.
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  • "CORIOLANUS: Why, then, should I be consul? By yond clouds,
    Let me deserve so ill as you, and make me
    Your fellow tribune."
    - William Shakespeare, 'The Tragedy of Coriolanus'.

    August 28, 2009