Meaning of wherefore in English
Definitions1. for which reason
- « wherefore do I receive this honor? »
Definitions1. the cause or intention underlying an action or situation, especially in the phrase `the whys and wherefores'
- « Women wish to be loved without a why or a wherefore not because they are pretty, or good, or well-bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves. » Henri Frederic Amiel