the objective case of whoso.



pronoun; objective whom·so.

whosoever; whoever.

Origin of whoso

1125–75; Middle English, early Middle English hwa swa, Old English (swā) hwā swā. See who, so1
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Historical Examples of whomso

  • Beetles and snuff-boxes may be but small gains, but gains they are to whomso desires them: and gain is gain, however small.

    Browning and Dogma

    Ethel M. Naish

British Dictionary definitions for whomso



an archaic word for whoever
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