whereinto

[ hwair-in-too, wair-; hwair-in-too, wair- ]
/ ʰwɛərˈɪn tu, wɛər-; ˌʰwɛər ɪnˈtu, ˌwɛər- /
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conjunction

into which.

Nearby words

  1. whereby,
  2. wherefore,
  3. wherefores,
  4. wherefrom,
  5. wherein,
  6. whereof,
  7. whereon,
  8. wheresoe'er,
  9. wheresoever,
  10. wherethrough

Origin of whereinto

First recorded in 1530–40; where + into

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British Dictionary definitions for whereinto

whereinto

/ (wɛərˈɪntuː) archaic /

adverb

into what place?

pronoun

into which place
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