What is another word for Whether?

276 synonyms found


[ wˈɛðə], [ wˈɛðə], [ w_ˈɛ_ð_ə]

Whether is a commonly used conjunction that shows two possibilities or alternatives. However, it can be replaced with several synonyms that are equally useful in conveying a similar meaning such as if, whether or not, in case, provided that, depending on, or given that. When used in a sentence, if is used to describe the situation where there are two chances of occurrences. Whether or not is used to describe the variation of two possibilities, depending on is used to describe a situation that varies due to the requirements at a particular time, while provided that is used to describe an action that is determined by a particular condition.

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How to use "Whether" in context?

When making a decision, there are many factors to consider. Whether to go out with friends, whether to try that new restaurant, and so on. But in some cases, the decision is a no-brainer.

One example is whether or not to buy something. If the item is on sale, it's a no-brainer to buy it. If the item is something you really need or want, you'll probably decide to buy it. But in other cases, the decision isn't soclear-cut.

Let's say you're deciding whether or not to buy a new dress.

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