Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • adv. In that place, time, or thing.
  • adv. In that circumstance or respect.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adv. in that; in him/her/it

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In that or this place, time, or thing; in that particular or respect.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In that place, time, or thing.
  • In that particular point or respect.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. (formal) in or into that thing or place

Etymologies

there +‎ in (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • But as for those who have believed, and done the things that are right, we will bring being them into gardens 'neath which the rivers flow therein to abide eternally; –therein shall they have wives of stainless purity: and we will bring them into aye-shadowing shades.

    The Koran (Al-Qur'an)

  • Few, very few, fo that even among us, flraightis the gate and narrow is the way which leadeth to life, and few there be which are going therein; even our nation abounds - with baptized infidels* Thas whether we look abroad or at home, we fee darknefs hath covered the earth and grofs darknefs the people who dwell therein*

    Ten sermons on the Millennium; or, The glory of the latter days; and five sermons on what ...

  • The term therein fixed for effecting the exchange of ratifications having elapsed, the convention falls unless the time be extended by amendment, which I am endeavoring to bring about, with the friendly concurrence of the Chilean Government.

    State of the Union Address (1790-2001)

  • The term therein fixed for effecting the exchange of ratifications having elapsed, the convention falls unless the time be extended by amendment, which I am endeavoring to bring about, with the friendly concurrence of the Chilean

    State of the Union Address

  • The nightingale now opened, and a little humming-bird of most surprising brilliancy hopped forth, and jumping up to the Queen, held out its beak, having a label therein, apparently beseeching her to accept the offering.

    Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 2 (of 2)

  • Chapter 301. 999 of an act entitled, An Act relative to military aid, of the acts of the current year: provided, that this section shall Proviso. not be held to apply to any special act or resolve specifi - cally granting a tixed amount or an annual - sum to any soldier or sailor or the dependent relative of any soldier or sailor for life or a term therein specified.

    Acts and resolves passed by the General Court

  • The notion of isolating on the futures market and a single commodity therein is grandstanding.

    Here's a tax target for ya (Jack Bog's Blog)

  • The description of the cathedral and the experience therein is positive to the point of being belabored.

    Book Review: Maximum Ride: The Angel Experiment

  • I think I may include the proposal for The Red Tree in Sirenia Digest #48, as an example, because I read back over it yesterday, and I truly am grateful the book described therein is not the book I ended up writing.

    Being a Brief Account of Another Dead Day

  • The heading as good as fortify you embrace therein is His heading as good as discipline.

    THE DANGERS OF SPIRITUAL LIFE-By Watchman Nee A Fair Mitre

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  • You can't count therein! That's like saying that my hand is holding my hand. :-P

    November 6, 2007

  • Contains the words:


    • the;

    • there;

    • he;

    • in;

    • rein;

    • her;

    • here;

    • ere;

    • herein; and

    • therein

    November 4, 2007