wherein

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

where- +‎ in

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

wherein (not comparable)

  1. How, or in what way.
    • 1901, American Standard Version, 1 Kings 18:9
      Wherein have I sinned, that thou wouldest deliver thy servant into the hand of Ahab, to slay me?

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ConjunctionEdit

wherein

  1. Where, or in which location.
  2. During which.
  3. How, or in what way.
    • Bible, 1 Samuel 8:9
      In order to show them wherein they were wrong, Samuel was instructed to bear witness against them...

See alsoEdit

Here-, there-, and where- words