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Synonyms of thus in English:

adverb

  • 1 the alloy is highly reflective and was thus widely used for mirrors
    consequently, as a consequence, in consequence, so, that being so, therefore, accordingly, hence, as a result, for this/that reason, because of this/that, on this/that account;
    Latinergo
  • 2 legislation forbids such data being held thus
    like this/that, in this/that way, in this/that manner, in this/that fashion, so, like so;
    as follows, as shown, as demonstrated
    informal thusly
    archaic in/on this/that wise
  • Phrases

    thus far

    1
    thus far they had found nothing
    so far, until now/then, up until now/then, till now/then, up to now/then, up to this/that point, hitherto
    rare thitherto

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