Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • pronoun Whatever.
  • adjective Whatever.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Of whatever nature, kind, or sort; whatever: an intensive form of whatever, still separable and used as a correlative phrase.
  • What thing or things soever; no matter what thing or things; whatever or whoever.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • preposition Whatever.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective Whatever.
  • adjective In any way; at all.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective one or some or every or all without specification

Etymologies

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From what + soever.

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