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Idioms for where
Origin of where
usage note for where
Words nearby where
Example sentences from the Web for where
Ferguson reverses those emphases—focusing solely on this historic meltdown, the who/what/where/why/how.
The first time anyone tastes a fried stuffed olive, they get that where-have-you-been-all-my-life look on their face.
I was on board John Edwards' campaign bus, with ABC's off-air Edwards reporter, Raelyn Johnson, riding in who-knows-where Iowa.
You will not succeed in wresting it for long from the eternal oblivion where-unto it is destined.Marguerite|Anatole France
Where-ever a sale was effected, all those connected with it were objects of vengeance.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
He peeped over the hill, and saw two warriors riding away toward the Place-where-the-sun-sleeps.
"We saw some people far away toward the Place-where-the-day-begins," said High Eagle.
He afterwards went to the Apartment of the Empresses, and had reason, where-ever he came, to be satisfied with his Reception.The Memoirs of Charles-Lewis, Baron de Pollnitz, Volume II|Karl Ludwig von Pllnitz
British Dictionary definitions for where
- in, at, or to what place, point, or position?where are you going?
- (used in indirect questions)I don't know where they are
Word Origin for where
usage for where
Idioms and Phrases with where
In addition to the idioms beginning with where
- where do we go from here
- where it's at
- where one is coming from
- where one lives
- where there's a will, there's a way
- where there's smoke
- close to home (hit where one lives)
- fools rush in where angels fear to tread
- give credit (where credit is due)
- know where one stands
- let the chips fall where they may
- not know where to turn
- put one's money where one's mouth is
- take up where one left off
- tell someone where to get off
- this is where I came in