what

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  1. Which, especially which of an open-ended set of possibilities.

  2. ''What colour are you going to use?''

    ''What time is it?''

    ''What kind of car is that?''

  3. Which; the ... that.

  4. ''I know what colour I am going to use.''

    ''That depends on what answer is received.''

  5. Any ... that; all ... that; whatever.

  6. (ux)

  7. (n-g)

  8. ''This shows what beauty there is in nature.''

    ''You know what nonsense she talks.''

    ''I found out what a liar he is.''

    (syn)

  9. ''Little Red Riding Hood'', traditional folk tale

  10. “Oh Granny, what big eyes you have,” said Little Red Riding Hood.
  11. Which thing, event, circumstance, etc.: (n-g)

  12. ''What is your name?''

    ''Ask them what they want.''

  13. 2016, VOA Learning English (public domain)

  14. The gym is across from … what? — The gym is across from the lounge. — Across from the lounge. Right. Thanks!
    : (audio)
  15. That which; those that; the thing(s) that.

  16. Anything that; all that; whatever.

  17. That; which; who.

  18. '''Ere! There's that bloke what I saw earlier!''

  19. 1902, (w), ''(w)'':

  20. That’s her; that’s the thing what has stole his heart from me.
  21. 2017, ''(w)'':

  22. For, it is a name what strikes fear in the heart of anyone what hears it.
  23. In what way; to what extent.

  24. ''What does it matter?''

    ''What do you care?''

  25. 1787, Henry St. John, Lord Viscount Bolingbroke, ''Letters on the Study and Use of History: A Letter to Sir William Windham'', page 83 https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=ZtpkAAAAcAAJ&pg=PA83&dq=%22what+by%22

  26. In short; what by the indiscretion of people here, what by the rebound which came often back from London, what by the private interests and ambitious views of persons in the French court, and what by other causes unnecessary to be examined now, the most private transactions came to light ...
  27. 1815, Rev. Mr. Milne, letter reprinted in ''The Evangelical Magazine and Missionary Chronicle, Volume 23'', page 82. https://books.google.co.uk/books?id=EPE6AQAAMAAJ&pg=RA1-PA82&dq=%22what+from%22

  28. The Chinese of all ranks, and in every place, received my books gladly, and listened with patience to what I had to say about the true God.—So that what from opportunities of attending to the object of my Mission among the Chinese—what from seasons of religious instruction to Dutch and English—what from intercourse with gentlemen of education and knowledge of the world—what from occasions of stating clearly the object of Missions, and of endeavouring to remove prejudices against them—and what from the view of a highly cultivated country, happy under an enlightened and liberal government, I have much reason to be satisfied with this journey ...
  29. (RQ:Shakespeare King Lear)

  30. ''What! that's|That’s amazing!''

  31. What do you want? (non-gloss definition)

  32. (clipping of)? (n-g)

  33. 1991 May 12, of Jeeves and Wooster episodes|"Kidnapped!" Jeeves and Wooster|''Jeeves and Wooster'', Series 2, Episode 5:

  34. ''Chuffy:'' WHAT? No, no, no, no, no. My casa is your casa, what?
  35. What did you say? beg your pardon?

  36. Something; thing; stuff.

  37. (RQ:Spenser Faerie Queene)

  38. The identity of a thing, as an answer to a question of ''what''.

  39. 2005, Norman K. Denzin, Yvonna S. Lincoln, ''The SAGE Handbook of Qualitative Research'' (page 493)

  40. The emphasis on the interplay between the hows and whats of interpretive practice is paramount.
  41. Something that is addressed by (m), as opposed to a person, addressed by (m).

  42. 2012, "We Are Both", season 2, episode 2 of ''(w)''

  43. Regina: What are you?
    Rumplestiltskin: What? What? What? My, my, what a rude question! I am not a what.
  44. (n-g)

  45. (quote-book)

  46. (quote-newsgroup) they can't be the same what?

  47. what

  48. Why.

  49. (RQ:Chaucer Canterbury Tales)

  50. (RQ:Milton Of Reformation)

  51. (RQ:Mlry MrtDrthr)

  52. (alt form)

  53. what?

  54. that, which

  55. how?

  56. why?

  57. as, than, how

  58. how!

  59. (q) what?

  60. (q) what, which

  61. (q) what a lot of! how many!

  62. to whet, hone, sharpen

  63. to whet