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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Whatever  \What*ev"er\,  pron. 
  Anything  soever  which  the  thing  or  things  of  any  kind  being 
  this  or  that  of  one  nature  or  another;  one  thing  or  another; 
  anything  that  may  be  all  that  the  whole  that  all 
  particulars  that  --  used  both  substantively  and  adjectively. 
 
  Whatever  fortune  stays  from  his  word  --Shak. 
 
  Whatever  Earth,  all-bearing  mother,  yields.  --Milton. 
 
  Whatever  be  its  intrinsic  value.  --J.  H. 
  Newman. 
 
  Note:  Whatever  often  follows  a  noun  being  used  elliptically. 
  ``There  being  no  room  for  any  physical  discovery 
  whatever''  [sc.  it  may  be].  --Whately. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  whatever 
  adj  :  one  or  some  or  every  or  all  without  specification;  "give  me 
  any  peaches  you  don't  want";  "not  any  milk  is  left"; 
  "any  child  would  know  that";  "pick  any  card";  "any  day 
  now";  "cars  can  be  rented  at  almost  any  airport";  "at 
  twilight  or  any  other  time";  "beyond  any  doubt";  "need 
  any  help  we  can  get";  "give  me  whatever  peaches  you 
  don't  want";  "no  milk  whatsoever  is  left"  [syn:  {any(a)}, 
  {whatsoever}] 




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