Whereinto
Whereinto Where`in*to", adv. [1913 Webster] 1. Into which; -- used relatively. [1913 Webster]

Where is that palace whereinto foul things Sometimes intrude not? --Shak. [1913 Webster]

The brook, whereinto he loved to look. --Emerson. [1913 Webster]

2. Into what; -- used interrogatively. [1913 Webster]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • whereinto — conjunction Date: 1539 into which …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • whereinto — /hwair in tooh, wair ; hwair in tooh , wair /, conj. into which. [1530 40; WHERE + INTO] * * * …   Universalium

  • whereinto — into which; into what Forthright s Forsoothery …   Phrontistery dictionary

  • whereinto — where·into …   English syllables

  • whereinto — where•in•to [[t](h)wɛərˈɪn tu, wɛər ;ˌ(h)wɛər ɪnˈtu, ˌwɛər [/t]] conj. into which …   From formal English to slang

  • whereinto — /wɛərˈɪntu/ (say wairr intooh) conjunction into what or into which …   Australian English dictionary

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