Part of speech: adverb

In what particular or regard.

Part of speech: adverb

In which thing, place, etc.; in whatever.

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Usage examples "wherein":

  1. The play's the thing wherein I'll catch the conscience of a King. - "Sympathetic Magic", Paul Cameron Brown.
  2. Their first work was to erect a court or hall wherein are twelve seats for themselves, besides the throne which is occupied by All- father. - "The Elder Eddas of Saemund Sigfusson; and the Younger Eddas of Snorre Sturleson", Saemund Sigfusson and Snorre Sturleson.
  3. I have been so comforted by her words of wisdom and encouragement, and, sometimes, by her words of reproof also; for she never failed in her gentle, sweet, and yet decided manner in telling me wherein she thought I was wrong, for which to- day I thank her. - "Memoirs of Mrs. Rebecca Steward", T. G. Steward.