Somewhither Some"whith`er, adv. To some indeterminate place; to some place or other. [1913 Webster]

Driven by the winds of temptation somewhither. --Barrow. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.


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  • somewhither — [sum′hwith΄ər] adv. Archaic to some place …   English World dictionary

  • somewhither — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adverb : to some place : somewhere 2a the poor young king … must go somewhither Thomas Carlyle …   Useful english dictionary

  • somewhither — adverb Date: 1530 archaic to some place ; somewhere …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • somewhither — /sum hwidh euhr, widh /, adv. Archaic. to some unspecified place; somewhere. [1350 1400; ME; see SOME, WHITHER] * * * …   Universalium

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