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They asked us whether we were married.
There is some doubt as to whether the illness is infectious.
She doesn’t even know whether her daughter is dead or alive.
I still don’t know whether or not he’s planning to come.
Employees are deciding whether to accept the offer.
There was a debate over whether or not to send troops.
Whether you like it or not, you’ll have to change your lifestyle.
Whether we win or whether we lose, we will respect the democratic process.
The trip, whether by car or by train, takes under four hours.
This is the American English definition of whether. View British English definition of whether.