whyfor

noun
why·​for | \ ˈhwīˌ- also ˈwīˌ- \
plural -s

Definition of whyfor

: reason, wherefore provided the whyfors of the programs themselves— Arthur Krock

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History and Etymology for whyfor

English dialect whyfor, adverb, why, from English why entry 1 + for

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“Whyfor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/whyfor. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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