whereto

[ hwair-too, wair- ]
/ ʰwɛərˈtu, wɛər- /

conjunction, adverb

Archaic. to what or what place or end.
to which.

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Origin of whereto

First recorded in 1175–1225, whereto is from the Middle English word wherto.See where, to
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British Dictionary definitions for whereto

whereto
/ (wɛəˈtuː) archaic, or formal /

adverb

towards what (place, end, etc)?

pronoun

to which
Also (archaic): whereunto
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