Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

El diccionario y el tesauro de inglés online más consultados por estudiantes de inglés.

Definición de “wherever” en inglés

wherever

adverb, conjunction uk   /weəˈrev.ər/ us    /werˈev.ɚ/
B1 to or in any or every place: We can go wherever you like. Wherever I go I always seem to bump into him. All across Europe, wherever you look, marriage is in decline and divorce rates are soaring. Wherever you choose to live there are always going to be disadvantages. He lives, apparently, in Little Overington, wherever that is. B2 in every case: Wherever possible I use honey instead of sugar.

wherever

adverb uk   /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?
(Definition of wherever from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Más sobre la pronunciación de wherever
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definiciones de “wherever” en otros diccionarios

Palabra del día

hello stranger

said to a person that you know but have not seen for a long time

Palabra del día

Come on – you can do it! Phrasal verbs with ‘come’.

by Liz Walter​,
November 19, 2014
As part of an occasional series on the tricky subject of phrasal verbs, this blog looks at ones formed with the verb ‘come’. If you are reading this blog, I’m sure you already know come from, as it is one of the first things you learn in class: I come from Scotland/Spain.

Aprende más 

silver splicer noun

November 17, 2014
informal a person who marries in later life Newly retired and now newlywed – rise of the ‘silver splicers’ Reaching pension age becomes a trigger to tie the knot as baby-boomers begin to redefine retirement

Aprende más