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whereas
British English: /wɛːrˈaz/
American English: /ˌ(h)wɛrˈæz/

conjunction

  • she likes dogs whereas I prefer cats
    elle aime les chiens mais moi je préfère les chats
    he chose to stay quiet whereas I would have complained
    il a choisi de ne rien dire alors que moi je me serais sûrement plaint

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