What does Whenever mean?

Definitions for Whenever
ʰwɛnˈɛv ər, wɛn-, ʰwən-, wən-When·ev·er

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


  1. whenever(Adverb)

    At whatever time.

    Visit whenever you want to.

  2. whenever(Adverb)


    Whenever you get into town, come by and see me.

  3. whenever(Adverb)

    Every time.

    Whenever he has a pair of aces, his eyelids twitch.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whenever

    at whatever time

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whenever' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3261

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whenever' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2253

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Whenever' in Adverbs Frequency: #237

How to pronounce Whenever?

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    US English

How to say Whenever in sign language?

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whenever in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Whenever in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Whenever in a Sentence

  1. Tucker Carlson:

    He can only be the nominee by fiat, whenever you impose something by fiat on a population that's not convinced of it, whether it's Roe vs. Wade or ObamaCare or the Iraq War or whatever, you have long term, decades-long resentment and problems as a result.

  2. Kevin Contrera:

    Hearing loss should be appropriately identified and treated in patients whenever possible.

  3. Avtar Singh:

    They throw stones and bricks at us, at the bodies of the dead, whenever there is a funeral.

  4. Debbie Haskins:

    As a grass roots organization we are committed to keeping our youth, our roadways, and public safe. Whenever a state looks at changing its culture by legalizing a drug, we need to think about the societal costs. VT will hopefully have a spirited discussion in 2015 that we hope will bring science, research and thoughtful discourse to a complicated topic, we hope that VT’ers care enough to have this discussion based on science, rather than emotion or for money.

  5. John Amanam:

    I became emotional about amputees, they had this feeling of discomfort whenever they were around other people. I saw it as a challenge. If I could give back or solve this need, it would go a long way to ease that emotional trauma and loss of confidence.

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