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Spanish translation of “why”

why

adverb /wai/
for which reason (?)
por qué
’Why did you shout at the child ?’ ’He shouteded at the child .’ ’Why?’ Why haven’t you finished ? ’I haven’t finished .’ ’Why not?’ ’Let’s go to the cinema .’ ’Why not?’ (= Let’s!) Tell me why you came here.
(Definition of why from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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