soever definition by Webster's New World
- in any way; to any extent or degree: usually following how and an adjective: how dark soever the night may be
- of any kind; at all; whatever: no rest soever
Origin: see so and amp; ever
Webster's New World College Dictionary Copyright © 2010 by Wiley Publishing, Inc., Cleveland, Ohio. Used by arrangement with John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
any (person, thing, time, place, manner, etc.) of all those possible: added, for emphasis or generalization, to who, what, when, where, how, etc.
soever definition by American Heritage Dictionary
At all; in any way: “Space to breathe, how short soever” (Ben Jonson).