Definitions for whitherˈʰwɪð ər, ˈwɪð-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

whith•erˈʰwɪð ər, ˈwɪð-(adv.)

  1. to what place; where.

  2. to what end, point, or action; to what.

  3. (conj.)to which place.

  4. to whatever place.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

Origin of whither:

bef. 900; ME, var. of ME, OE hwider, alter. of hwæder (c. Go hwadre), modeled on hiderhither


  1. whither(Verb)

    To wuther.

  2. whither(Adverb)

    To which place.

  3. whither(Conjunction)

    To which place

  4. Origin: From hwæder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whither(adverb)

    to what place; -- used interrogatively; as, whither goest thou?

  2. Whither(adverb)

    to what or which place; -- used relatively

  3. Whither(adverb)

    to what point, degree, end, conclusion, or design; whereunto; whereto; -- used in a sense not physical

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to which place(?).

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