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adverb wher·ev·er \hwer-ˈe-vər, wer-, (ˌ)(h)wər-\

Definition of wherever

  1. 1 :  where in the world <wherever did you get that tie>

  2. 2 :  anywhere at all <explore northward or wherever — Bernard De Voto>

13th Century

First Known Use of wherever

13th century


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wherever

conjunction wher·ev·er

Definition of wherever

  1. 1 :  at, in, or to any or all places that <thrives wherever he goes>

  2. 2 :  in any circumstance in which <wherever it is possible, we try to help>

14th Century

First Known Use of wherever

14th century



WHEREVER Defined for English Language Learners

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wherever

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adverb wher·ev·er \hwer-ˈe-vər, wer-, (ˌ)(h)wər-\

Definition of wherever for English Language Learners

  • : in what place

  • : in, at, or to any place


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wherever

conjunction wher·ev·er

Definition of wherever for English Language Learners

  • : at, in, or to any place that

  • : in any situation in which : at any time that


WHEREVER Defined for Kids

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wherever

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adverb wher·ev·er \hwer-ˈev-ər, wer-\

Definition of wherever for Students

  1. 1 :  where in the world <Wherever have you been?>

  2. 2 :  any place at all <Just put it wherever.>


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wherever

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conjunction wher·ev·er

Definition of wherever for Students

  1. 1 :  at, in, or to whatever place <We can have lunch wherever you like.>

  2. 2 :  in any situation in which :  at any time that <I help wherever possible.>


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