Definition of therefore in English:


Line breaks: there|fore
Pronunciation: /ˈðɛːfɔː


  • For that reason; consequently: he was injured and therefore unable to play
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    • There are therefore reasons for the historical work now being done in these fields.
    • There is always some bad news somewhere and therefore always a reason not to invest.
    • It therefore contains, trapped in its ice, almost as much water as there is in that sea.
    for that reason, consequently, so, as a result, as a consequence, hence, thus, accordingly, then, that being so, that being the case, on that account; Latin ergo
    formal whence
    archaic wherefore, thence

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