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Definition of whither adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary



    adverb, conjunction
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  1. 1(old use) where; to which Whither should they go? They did not know whither they should go. the place whither they were sent
  2. 2(formal) used to ask what is likely to happen to something in the future Whither modern architecture?
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