whenceforth

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

whence +‎ forth

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˌʍens'fɔ(ɹ)θ/

AdverbEdit

whenceforth (not comparable)

  1. (formal) From which place, time, or point forth; forth from which; onward from which.
    With great reluctance, he was introduced to pomegranates, whenceforth he refused any other fruit.
  2. (formal, interrogative) Forth from what place, time, or point; onward from what place, time, or point.
    Whenceforth ought we to maintain radio-silence?
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