Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • conj. For this reason; therefore.
  • conj. For the reason that; because.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

From Middle English forthan, from Old English forþan, forþǣm ("for that reason, because"), from for + þǣm, dative case of þæt ("that"). More at for, than, that, for that.

Examples

    Sorry, no example sentences found.

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.