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English definition of “where”


conjunction, adverb [not gradable]  /hweər, weər/ us  

where conjunction, adverb [not gradable] (WHAT PLACE)

to, at, or in what place: Where did she go to college? I forget where I put the car keys. I read it somewhere – I don’t know where (= the exact place). Where can be used to mean at what stage: You reach a point where you just want to get the thing finished.
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