from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- adverb At that time.
- adverb Next in time, space, or order; immediately afterward.
- adverb In addition; moreover; besides.
- adverb Used after but to qualify or balance a preceding statement.
- adverb In that case; accordingly.
- adverb As a consequence; therefore.
- noun That time or moment.
- adjective Being so at that time.
- idiom (then again) From another standpoint; on the other hand.
from The Century Dictionary.
- Then being; being at that time.
- At that time: referring to a time specified, either past or future.
- Afterward; next in order; soon afterward or immediately.
- At another time: as, now and then, at one time and another.
- By the time when or that: then in this phrase having the force of a relative.
- In that case; in consequence; therefore; for this reason.
- Then is often used in offering a substitute for a word or statement rejected.
- Than. See
- Synonyms Wherefore, Accordingly, etc. See
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- conjunction obsolete Than.
- conjunction In that case; in consequence; as a consequence; therefore; for this reason.
- adverb At that time (referring to a time specified, either past or future).
- adverb Soon afterward, or immediately; next; afterward.
- adverb At another time; later; again.
- adverb [Obs.] By the time that.
- adverb See under
- adverb until that time; until the time mentioned.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.
- adverb temporal location At that
- adverb temporal location Soon afterward.
- adverb sequence Next in order; in addition.
- adverb conjunctive In that case.
- adverb sequence
At the same time; on the other hand.
- adverb obsolete At the time that;
- adverb UK, dialect used to contradict an assertion.
- adjective being so at that time
- noun That time
- conjunction Obsolete spelling of
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun that time; that moment
- adverb in that case or as a consequence
- adverb at that time
- adverb subsequently or soon afterward (often used as sentence connectors)
- adjective at a specific prior time
from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
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And then the whole blame game thing just cracks me up they are ridiculous..then they are gona take off a few days and meet again on Thurs…so they will all be vacationing in Marthas Vineyard while the country falls apart. mario de la ossa
I had literally sat down to my first interview, when patchy and intermittent phone calls started coming in, first from our base in London, then from HQ in Atlanta: a plane had crashed into the WTC….it may have been an accident…still checking…..then a second plane…..and suddenly it was all systems go.
If McCain wins and then bombs, *then* Hillary becomes a formidable candidate again.
"The question is, will Mrs. Clinton fight Ms. Palin to help her former rival, Mr. Obama?" Ann Althouse 2008
But he was cheating on his wife with the secretary whom he then threatened when she tried to break it off and *then* he tried to cut a deal with the school board essentially offering to *not* drag people's reputations through the mud if they gave him a free pass.
"Gaycism." Ann Althouse 2007
Tell you what, Mac: when he learns to spell your last name correctly, perhaps _then_ we can contemplate placing the fate of the world in his hands, but not before then.
Posthuman Blues Mac 2007
I was sort of walking past Cathay with my mind kind of blank apart for “argh parkmall =/= parklane” and then I looked at her because she looked kind of pretty and then I noticed she was looking at me, and then I realized she looked kind of familiar, and then
j-gan Diary Entry j-gan 2007
I used to get up at 4am do 2 hours of pilates, then go to work 60 hours a week..then record in the evenings..then ride a bike.
They need to build that party a little more, win some more local elections, get a supply of candidates and then run them for Congress, etc with experience and records to point to, and a broader support base, and *then* they will be credible on the national stage.
And then, and _then_, here's the best part, I got an email from Rahab/Christine!
jaimewolf Diary Entry jaimewolf 2002
Little things: packing, final bills, actually moving, then cleaning the place, then getting a job IMMEDIATELY so I can do it all over again.
It's Official, I'm Stressing barbylon 2001
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