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Whoever gets the job will be responsible for the annual budget.
A free gift will be given to whoever completes the questionnaire.
Whoever had killed Magnus had probably killed Dempster as well.
You may choose whoever you would like to represent you.
Whoever you ask, the answer is always the same.
Whoever’s fault the accident might have been, it certainly wasn’t mine.
Such a lovely girl! Whoever would want to kill her?
Whoever heard of a politician admitting he was wrong?
This is the British English definition of whoever. View American English definition of whoever.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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