What does wherein mean?

Definitions for wherein
ʰwɛərˈɪn, wɛər-wher·e·in

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

Did you actually mean wear on or warren?


  1. whereinadverb

    How, or in what way.

  2. whereinconjunction

    Where, or in which location.

  3. whereinconjunction

    During which.

  4. whereinconjunction

    How, or in what way.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Whereinadverb

    in which; in which place, thing, time, respect, or the like; -- used relatively

  2. Whereinadverb

    in what; -- used interrogatively

How to pronounce wherein?

How to say wherein in sign language?


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wherein in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wherein in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of wherein in a Sentence

  1. William Shakespeare:

    Time hath a wallet at his back, wherein he puts. Alms for oblivion, a great-sized monster of ingratitudes.

  2. William Shakespeare:

    The play's the thing Wherein I'll catch the conscience of the king.

  3. Pan Ku:

    If you must choose between two paths, either of which will bring death and defeat, then choose the path wherein you die fighting for honor and justice.

  4. Boitumelo Semete-Makokotlela:

    These ones in particular are at a very advanced stage of Phase III studies wherein we’ve got initial data that indicates their safety and efficacy, we are still at that point with JJ where additional information is still required.

  5. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    A "Bandwagon Effect" is a most common phenomenon wherein the rate of uptake of any beliefs and misbeliefs increases the more that those have already been adopted by others in the society. Shallow people will get carried away by what others do, and will always hop on the bandwagon. You mustn't get swayed by what others do or tell you to do, and mustn't jump on the bandwagon. You must stand with your own values, confidently, and without fluttering, even though you have to stand alone - because you are the Gold, and the Gold must maintain her Color, Character and Charisma that set the highest standards for others.

Images & Illustrations of wherein

  1. whereinwhereinwhereinwhereinwherein

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for wherein

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for wherein »


Find a translation for the wherein definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these wherein definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "wherein." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 23 Sep. 2021. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/wherein>.

    Are we missing a good definition for wherein? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Browse Definitions.net

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a words master?

    a game in which players throw or flip a jackknife in various ways so that the knife sticks in the ground
    • A. meerschaum
    • B. sundog
    • C. substrate
    • D. mumblety-peg

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for wherein: