What does Whatever mean?

Definitions for Whatever
ʰwʌtˈɛv ər, ʰwɒt-, ʰwət-, wʌt-, wɒt-, wət-What·ev·er

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Whatever.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. any(a), whatever, whatsoever(adj)

    one or some or every or all without specification

    "give me any peaches you don't want"; "not any milk is left"; "any child would know that"; "pick any card"; "any day now"; "cars can be rented at almost any airport"; "at twilight or any other time"; "beyond any doubt"; "need any help we can get"; "give me whatever peaches you don't want"; "no milk whatsoever is left"

Wiktionary

  1. whatever(Pronoun)

    Anything; used to indicate that the speaker does not care about options.

  2. whatever(Adjective)

    Unexceptional or unimportant; blah.

    Whatever choice you make, there will be consequences.

  3. whatever(Adjective)

    No matter which; for any

    Whatever choice you make, there will be consequences.

  4. whatever(Adjective)

    Anything that.

    Whatever you say is fine with me.

  5. whatever(Interjection)

    A holophrastic expression used discourteously to indicate that the speaker does not consider the matter worthy of further discussion.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whatever

    anything soever which; the thing or things of any kind; being this or that; of one nature or another; one thing or another; anything that may be; all that; the whole that; all particulars that; -- used both substantively and adjectively

Freebase

  1. Whatever

    "Whatever" is the sixth song performed by Japanese singer-songwriter Ayumi Hamasaki, for her album Loveppears. The song was written by Hamsaki herself, composed by Kazuhito Kikuchi and produced by Max Matsuura. The song is a trance and electronic dance. The album version, which is the Dub 1999 Remix was released as the single version. The J Version was released with the single version. It is over seven minutes long. "Whatever" peaked at number 5 on the Japanese Oricon charts. In the music video, it features Hamasaki in a white baby-blue room where water falls, where she is sitting on a seat in a white suit. In the video, small intercut scenes of a boy in an angel costume is seen. Critical reception was mostly positive from critics. The song was released February 10, 1999 in Japan, and later released worldwide digitally.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whatever' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #916

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whatever' in Written Corpus Frequency: #332

How to pronounce Whatever?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Whatever in sign language?

  1. whatever

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whatever in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whatever in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Whatever in a Sentence

  1. Swede Henrik Stenson:

    I’ve got to keep the same mindset I’ve been keeping these last 10 or 12 rounds, it’s been working pretty well so far so I’m going to try more of the same. It’s a new day tomorrow. Whatever has happened these first three days has put me in a nice position but it’s got to be done all over tomorrow.

  2. Haim Ginott:

    Children are like wet cement. Whatever falls on them makes an impression.

  3. Ewan McGregor:

    I ordered a massive dessert and started putting weight from that second onward, it’s quite nice when you’re ordering — you can order whatever you like. But the truth is I would go to bed every night not feeling very great. I’m a small guy. I’m not really used to carrying weight. It doesn’t make you feel great. I like to feel fit and healthy. But it was effective. It worked.

  4. Holly Marsh:

    We just went 'wow', they can have whatever they want.

  5. Andrew Parker:

    (Islamic State) uses the full range of modern communications tools to spread its message of hate, and to inspire extremists, sometimes as young as their teens, to conduct attacks in whatever way they can.

Images & Illustrations of Whatever

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