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synonyms for whither

  • to what place
  • where
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How to use whither in a sentence

From the drawing-room, whither the ladies had retired after dinner, sounded the far-away strains of a piano.
UNCANNY TALESVARIOUS
Walk while ye have the light that darkness overtake you not: and he that walketh in the darkness knoweth not whither he goeth.
HIS LAST WEEKWILLIAM E. BARTON
There was another room whither both Norman and Etheldred wished to go, though they dared not hint at their desire.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
And they drew nigh unto the village, whither they were going: and he made as though he would go further.
HIS LAST WEEKWILLIAM E. BARTON
Pale as usual, and with downcast eyes, she entered the room, whither her mother called her.
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
Wandering from the parent bough,Little, trembling leaf,Whither goest thou?
THE POEMS OF GIACOMO LEOPARDIGIACOMO LEOPARDI
Here there was work which would last over the harvest; and besides, whither in the world should he go?
SKIPPER WORSEALEXANDER LANGE KIELLAND
And they cried with a loud voice toward heaven, saying: What shall we do with these, and whither shall we carry them?
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Can they stand still when everything is in motion, when everything is stirring, and forbear running whither every one runs?
THE 'CHARACTERS' OF JEAN DE LA BRUYREJEAN DE LA BRUYRE
To go into Ellichpoor was to run into the tiger's mouth, and all seemed to be at a loss whither to proceed.
CONFESSIONS OF A THUGPHILIP MEADOWS TAYLOR
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO WHITHER

  • anywhere
  • everywhere
  • in whatever place
  • in which
  • to what end
  • to which
  • whereabouts
  • whither
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.