In an uncertain or unspecified location.
‘I must have left my glasses somewhere.’; ‘I've hidden candy somewhere in this room.’;
While on the contrary; although; whereas.
‘Where Susy has trouble coloring inside the lines, Johnny has already mastered shading.’;
To an uncertain or unspecified location.
‘He plans to go somewhere warm for his vacation.’; ‘I have to go somewhere at lunch. Can I meet you at 2?’;
At or in which place or situation.
‘He is looking for a house where he can have a complete office.’; ‘I've forgotten where I was in this book, but it was probably around chapter four.’;
Unspecified or unknown (unlocated) place or location.
To which place or situation.
‘The snowbirds travel where it is warm.’;
In some place unknown or not specified; in one place or another.
‘Their job is to go where they are called.’;
an indefinite or unknown location;
‘they moved to somewhere in Spain’;
(legal) In a position, case, etc., in which.
‘Where no provision under this Act is applicable, the case shall be decided in accordance with the customary practices.’;
in or at or to some place;
‘she must be somewhere’;
Interrogative adverb, used in either a direct or indirect question: at what place; to what place; what place.
‘Where are you?’; ‘Where are you going?’; ‘He asked where I grew up.’;
With the preposition from
‘Where did you come from?’;
In what situation.
‘Where would we be without our parents?’;
(relative) At which, on which.
‘That is the place where we first met.’;
The place in which.
‘He lives within five miles of where he was born.’;
The place in which something happens.
‘A good article will cover the who, the what, the when, the where, the why and the how.’; ‘Finding the nymph asleep in secret where. — Spenser.’;
At or in what place; hence, in what situation, position, or circumstances; - used interrogatively.
‘God called unto Adam, . . . Where art thou?’;
At or in which place; at the place in which; hence, in the case or instance in which; - used relatively.
‘She visited that place where first she was so happy.’; ‘Where I thought the remnant of mine ageShould have been cherished by her childlike duty.’; ‘Where one on his side fights, thousands will fly.’; ‘But where he rode one mile, the dwarf ran four.’;
To what or which place; hence, to what goal, result, or issue; whither; - used interrogatively and relatively; as, where are you going?
‘But where does this tend?’; ‘Lodged in sunny cleft,Where the gold breezes come not.’; ‘The star . . . stood over where the young child was.’; ‘The Son of man hath not where to lay his head.’; ‘Within about twenty paces of where we were.’; ‘Where did the minstrels come from?’;
‘And flight and die is death destroying death;Where fearing dying pays death servile breath.’;
‘Finding the nymph asleep in secret where.’;
in or at or to what place;
‘I know where he is’; ‘use it wherever necessary’;