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English definition of “wherever”

wherever

adverb     /weəˈrev.ər/ US  /werˈev.ɚ/
used instead of 'where' to add emphasis to a phrase, usually expressing surprise: Wherever did you find that hat! Wherever did you get that idea! Wherever does he get the money from to go on all these exotic journeys?Relative forms Grammar:However, whatever, whichever, whenever, wherever, whoeverSee more
(Definition of wherever adverb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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