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Synonyms for then

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Wiktionary0.0 / 0 votes

  1. thenadverb

    Soon afterward.

    so, subsequently, and so, and then

  2. thenadverb

    Next in order; in addition.

    There are three green ones, then a blue one.

    and then

English Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 3 votes

  1. then

    Therefore, signifying for that (or this) reason, is the most precise and formal word for expressing the direct conclusion of a chain of reasoning; then carries a similar but slighter sense of inference, which it gives incidentally rather than formally; as, "All men are mortal; Cæsar is a man; therefore Cæsar is mortal;" or, "The contract is awarded; then there is no more to be said." Consequently denotes a direct result, but more frequently of a practical than a theoretic kind; as, "Important matters demand my attention; consequently I shall not sail to-day." Consequently is rarely used in the formal conclusions of logic or mathematics, but marks rather the freer and looser style of rhetorical argument. Accordingly denotes correspondence, which may or may not be consequence; it is often used in narration; as, "The soldiers were eager and confident; accordingly they sprang forward at the word of command." Thence is a word of more sweeping inference than therefore, applying not merely to a single set of premises, but often to all that has gone before, including the reasonable inferences that have not been formally stated. Wherefore is the correlative of therefore, and whence of hence or thence, appending the inference or conclusion to the previous statement without a break. Compare synonyms for BECAUSE.

    accordingly, because, consequently, hence, thence, therefore, whence, wherefore

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. thenadjective

    that time; that moment

    "we will arrive before then"; "we were friends from then on"

    present(a), future

  2. then(a)adverb

    at a specific prior time

    "the then president"

    future, present(a)

  3. then, so, and so, and thenadverb

    subsequently or soon afterward (often used as sentence connectors)

    "then he left"; "go left first, then right"; "first came lightning, then thunder"; "we watched the late movie and then went to bed"; "and so home and to bed"

    thence, indeed, thus, so, and so, and then, thusly, hence, therefore

    future, present(a)

  4. thenadverb

    in that case or as a consequence

    "if he didn't take it, then who did?"; "keep it then if you want to"; "the case, then, is closed"; "you've made up your mind then?"; "then you'll be rich"

    so, and so, and then

    present(a), future

  5. thenadverb

    at that time

    "I was young then"; "prices were lower back then"; "science as it was then taught"

    so, and so, and then

    present(a), future

Dictionary of English Synonymes1.0 / 2 votes

  1. thenadjective

    at that time

  2. thenadjective

    afterwards, next, soon afterwards

  3. thenadjective

    hereafter, at another time, sooner or later

  4. thenadjective

    therefore, for this reason, on that account

  5. thenadjective

    that time

  6. thenconj.

    in that case

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  1. Hiroyuki Fukunaga:

    When Japan introduced age identification cards for buying cigarettes at vending machines, a lot of people went to convenience stores to buy cigarettes. And because they bought other things as well, sales at convenience stores jumped as a result, so if people can receive Uniqlo clothes at 7-Eleven stores, then it could help lift Seven & i's sales as well.

  2. Rabbi Nahman of Breslov:

    If you won't be better tomorrow than you were today, then what do you need tomorrow for?

  3. Carl Forti:

    For someone like Ted Cruz who spends a lot of time in Iowa, it's not all that unusual for them to spend less on TV and then to be saving money for later states, looking at super PACs as a whole, I'm not sure there's anything traditional this cycle -- so this fits right in.

  4. Candace Adams:

    I don’t think anyone thought they needed proof that this was happening, then again, we also shouldn’t need a death certificate to prove someone’s suicide.

  5. Paul Offit:

    Right now, we have about 90 % population immunity, meaning people who have either been naturally infected or immunized or both -- that's good. We're moving into the warmer climates -- that's good. This is really basically, at its heart, a winter virus. The numbers are way down from where they had been -- that's good. But you still had 150,000 cases yesterday and 1,000 deaths. That's still a lot of cases and deaths, so, what I would say is, independent of whether there's mandates or not, I think people should reasonably wear masks when they're indoors for the next few weeks, until we're much farther down then where we are right now.

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  • ثمArabic
  • тады, затымBelarusian
  • тогаваBulgarian
  • তারপর, তখন, এরপরBengali
  • al mateix temps, llavors, després, mentrestantCatalan, Valencian
  • pak, potom, tehdyCzech
  • bryd hynnyWelsh
  • dann, damalig, danach, damals, anschließend, genauso, gleichermaßenGerman
  • τότεGreek
  • tiam, tiama, tamenEsperanto
  • también, después, entonces, luegoSpanish
  • بعد, پس, سپسPersian
  • toisaalta, silloin, silloinen, sitten, niinFinnish
  • là, cependant, puis, en même temps, alors, auquel casFrench
  • i ndiadh sinIrish
  • an dèidh sin, an dèidh làimhe, ma-thà, a-rèist, matàScottish Gaelic
  • אז, אחר כךHebrew
  • तब, फिर, तोHindi
  • majd, aztán, akkor, azután, viszont, ugyanakkorHungarian
  • ուրեմն, հետոArmenian
  • saat ituIndonesian
  • loreIdo
  • þáIcelandic
  • allora, poi, allo stesso tempoItalian
  • 当時, その後, そのとき, その時点, それから, だから, その時, そして, 次にJapanese
  • მაშინ, მერე, კვლავGeorgian
  • ដូច្នេះ, ក្រោយមក, ពេលនោះ, កាលនោះ, រួចមក, បន្ទាប់មក, អញ្ចឹងKhmer
  • 나중에, 그때, 그 때, 이후, 그러면Korean
  • pa, de, hingê, peyre, madem, paşî, dûre, piştre, dûvreKurdish
  • tum, deinde, exinde, interim, tuncLatin
  • dunnLuxembourgish, Letzeburgesch
  • tadaLithuanian
  • tadLatvian
  • kātahiMāori
  • тогаш, потоаMacedonian
  • pada masa yang sama, tidak lama kemudian, oleh sebab yang demikian, selepas ituMalay
  • daværendeNorwegian
  • dan, trouwens, toen, toenmaligDutch
  • dåværandeNorwegian Nynorsk
  • deretter, den gang, da, så, siden, i så fallNorwegian
  • índaNavajo, Navaho
  • wtedy, potem, również, także, wówczas, toPolish
  • بياPashto, Pushto
  • então, depois, caso, [[naquela]] [[época]], seguidamente, simultaneamente, em seguida, [[naquele]] [[tempo]], entretanto, sequencialmentePortuguese
  • hinaspaQuechua
  • atunci, apoiRomanian
  • после, тогда, затем, потом, в таком случаеRussian
  • potom, posle, затим, онда, потом, тада, после, onda, zatim, tadaSerbo-Croatian
  • potom, vtedySlovak
  • potém, natóSlovene
  • pastaj, atëherëAlbanian
  • sedan, å andra sidan, alltså, så, samtidigt, sen, dåvarande, då, dessutom, i så fall, därpåSwedish
  • అప్పుడుTelugu
  • ในตอนนั้น, แล้วก็Thai
  • sonra, o zaman, ondan sonraTurkish
  • тоді, потімUkrainian
  • تب, پھر, توUrdu
  • thì, sau đó, khi ấyVietnamese
  • tänoVolapük

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