whomsoever

[ hoom-soh-ev-er ]
/ ˌhum soʊˈɛv ər /
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pronoun

the objective case of whosoever: Ask whomsoever you like. Inquire of whomsoever you meet.

Origin of whomsoever

1400–50; late Middle English, equivalent to whomso whomsoever (early Middle English swā hwām swā; see whom, so1) + ever ever

Definition for whomsoever (2 of 2)

whosoever

[ hoo-soh-ev-er ]
/ ˌhu soʊˈɛv ər /

pronoun; possessive whose·so·ev·er; objective whom·so·ev·er.

whoever; whatever person: Whosoever wants to apply should write to the bureau.

Origin of whosoever

Middle English word dating back to 1175–1225; see origin at whoso, ever
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British Dictionary definitions for whomsoever (1 of 2)

whomsoever

/ (ˌhuːmsəʊˈɛvə) /

pronoun

archaic, or formal the objective form of whosoeverto whomsoever it may concern

British Dictionary definitions for whomsoever (2 of 2)

whosoever

/ (ˌhuːsəʊˈɛvə) /

pronoun

an archaic or formal word for whoever
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