Used instead of “who” as the object of a verb or preposition: [interrogative pronoun]: whom did he marry? [relative pronoun]: her mother, in whom she confided, said it wasn’t easy for her
More example sentences
- You are never quite sure which actor is sitting where, or which voice belongs to whom.
- This will be a comfort to Cameron, over whom Vogts had appeared to blow hot and cold.
- The poor reader must be as confused as Media Watch about who has done what to whom.
Definition of whom in:
- The British & World English dictionary