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whither

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English

Etymology

Old English hwæder

Pronunciation

Adverb

whither

  1. (archaic, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To which place.
    Whither am I going?

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Usage notes

  • This word is unusual in modern usage; where is much more common. It is more often encountered in older works, or when used poetically.
  • Do not confuse with whether or with wither.

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Verb

Infinitive
to whither

Third person singular
-

Simple past
-

Past participle
-

Present participle
-

to whither (third-person singular simple present -, present participle -, simple past and past participle -)
  1. (intransitive, Template loop detected: Template:context 1) To wuther.

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