to what end
Adverb

to what end (not comparable)

  1. For what purpose, what for, why
    We will never know to what ends he was working.
    To what end are you spending so much time reading the newspaper?
    They put so much effort into it, but to what end?
Translations
  • French: dans quel but, pour quoi faire, à quelle fin
  • Russian: к чему́



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