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where

adverb /weə/
(to or in) which place (?)
dónde
Where are you going (to)? Do you know where we are? Where does he get his ideas from? We asked where to find a good restaurant.
whereabouts adverb near or in what place(?)
dónde
Whereabouts is it? I don’t know whereabouts it is.
whereabouts noun singular or plural the place where a person or thing is
paradero
I don’t know his whereabouts.
whereas conjunction when in fact; but on the other hand
cuando de hecho; pero
He thought I was lying, whereas I was telling the truth.
whereby relative pronoun by which
por el/la/lo cual
We made a deal whereby he would have to deliver the goods by the end of the month.
whereupon conjunction at or after which time, event etc
después de lo cual
He insulted her, whereupon she slapped him.
wherever relative pronoun no matter where
(a)donde quiera que…, esté donde esté…
I’ll follow you wherever you may go Wherever he is he will be thinking of you.
(to or in) any place that
adonde, donde
Go wherever he tells you to go.
Translations of “where”
in Korean 어디에…
in Arabic أيْن…
in French oû…
in Italian dove…
in Chinese (Traditional) 去哪裡, 在哪裡, 處於某種階段…
in Russian где?…
in Turkish nerede…
in Polish gdzie…
in Portuguese onde, aonde…
in German wo(-hin, -her)…
in Catalan on…
in Japanese どこに(へ、を、で)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 去哪里, 在哪里, 处于某种阶段…
(Definition of where from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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