wheresoe'er

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of wheresoever

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌʍɝ.səʊˈɛːɹ/

Conjunction[edit]

wheresoe'er

  1. (literary) Wheresoever; used as a trisyllabic alternative to the tetrasyllabic wheresoever.
    • 1895, Henry Charles Breeching, Going down Hill on a Bicycle, A Boy's Song:
      Alas, that the longest hill
      Must end in a vale; but still,
      Who climbs with toil, wheresoe'er,
      Shall find wings waiting there.