wh-word

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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʌbəljuː ˈeɪt͡ʃ ˌwɜː(ɹ)d/

Noun[edit]

wh-word (plural wh-words)

  1. Any English word that is interrogative and begins with the letters "wh". A question word.
  2. (by extension) Any interrogative word from any language.

Quotations[edit]

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:wh-word.

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