- any person who; anyone that: whoever wants it can have it
- no matter who: I'll come round tomorrow, whoever may be here
- an intensive form of who, used in questions: whoever could have thought that?
- informal an unknown or unspecified person: give those to John, or Cathy, or whoever
WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2015
anyone that:Whoever did it should be proud.
- whatever person;
anyone that:Whoever did it should be proud. Ask whoever is there. Tell it to whomever you like.
- no matter who:I won't do it, whoever asks.
- who? what person? (used to express astonishment, disbelief, disdain, etc.):Whoever is that? Whoever told you such a thing?
see who, ever