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whenever

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conjunction when·ev·er \hwe-ˈne-vər, we-, (h)wə-\

Simple Definition of whenever

  • : at any or every time that

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of whenever

  1. :  at any or every time that

Examples of whenever in a sentence

  1. You may leave whenever you wish.

  2. Whenever he leaves the house he always takes an umbrella.

  3. The teacher welcomes originality whenever it is shown.

  4. We'll begin the meeting whenever the boss gets here.



14th Century

First Known Use of whenever

14th century


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whenever

adverb when·ev·er

Simple Definition of whenever

  • : at any time : at whatever time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of whenever

  1. :  at whatever time

Examples of whenever in a sentence

  1. You can come tomorrow or whenever.



Circa 1576

First Known Use of whenever

circa 1576



WHENEVER Defined for Kids

whenever

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conjunction or adverb when·ev·er \hwen-ˈe-vər, wen-, hwən-, wən-\

Definition of whenever for Students

  1. :  at whatever time <You may go whenever you want.>





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