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American English: /ðəs/
British English: /ðʌs/

Translation of thus in Spanish:


  • 1 1.1 (in this way) [formal]
    de este modo
    it should be applied thus
    debe aplicarse así or de este modo
    Example sentences
    • These results will be placed as pins on the world map and thus capture predefined squares.
    • While thus engaged he was, under pretext of union, finally and fatally subjugated by the Scot.
    • Can someone retitle this thread so it's spelt properly, and thus easier to find?
    1.2 (by this means)she refused, thus provoking a storm of protest
    se negó, provocando con ello una lluvia de protestas
    Example sentences
    • The results may thus be subject to bias if differential outcomes between treatments change over time.
    • The number of patents is thus the measurable result of the R&D efforts of a country.
    • Our survey results thus confirm reports that civilians were often direct victims of the war in Angola.
  • 2 (consequently) I was only 17 and thus unable to vote
    solo tenía 17 años y por lo tanto no podía votar
    solo tenía 17 años y por consiguiente no podía votar [formal]
  • 3 3.1 (to this extent) [literary] thus fondly
    tan cariñosamente
    con tanto cariño
    Example sentences
    • Labossiere believes the work of the hate crime team has thus far been successful.
    • The local government has thus far built shelters to accommodate people from the area.
    • How many of us take what we're handed on a platter because nothing better has come along thus far?
    3.2thus far [formal] (to this point)thus far we have/had been able to proceed without difficulty
    hasta aquí hemos/hasta allí habíamos podido avanzar sin problemas
    there has/had been no improvement thus far
    hasta ahora/hasta entonces las cosas no han/no habían mejorado
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