- at which: a reception whereat many were present.
- to which; whereupon: a remark whereat she quickly angered.
- Archaic. in reference to which.
Origin of whereat
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Examples from the Web for whereat
Whereat I was so greatly grieved, that I could answer never a word.The Works of Whittier, Volume V (of VII)
John Greenleaf Whittier
Whereat they jeered at him for wanting to be close to Evadna.Good Indian
B. M. Bower
Whereat they said how droll, how cheerful, what a flow of spirits!Life And Adventures Of Martin Chuzzlewit
Whereat she took my fingers and drew them to her lips--twice.The Cavalier
George Washington Cable
Whereat Hugh cheered and laughed, and ran off like a greyhound.Barnaby Rudge
- at or to which place
- upon which occasion
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