Definition of whom
- to know for whom the bell tolls
- —John Donne
- the man whom you wrote to
- whom say ye that I am
- —Matthew 16:15 (King James Version)
- people … whom you never thought would sympathize
- —Shea Murphy
- objective case of who
First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
—used in formal writing or speech
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