What does Therefore mean?

Definitions for Therefore
ˈðɛərˌfɔr, -ˌfoʊrThere·fore

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Therefore.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. therefore, hence, thence, thus, so(adverb)

    (used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason or as a result

    "therefore X must be true"; "the eggs were fresh and hence satisfactory"; "we were young and thence optimistic"; "it is late and thus we must go"; "the witness is biased and so cannot be trusted"

  2. consequently, therefore(adverb)

    as a consequence

    "he had good reason to be grateful for the opportunities which they had made available to him and which consequently led to the good position he now held"

Wiktionary

  1. therefore(Adverb)

    For that or this purpose, referring to something previously stated.

    Etymology: From pronominal adverb therfore; see there, fore, and for.

  2. therefore(Adverb)

    Consequently, by or in consequence of that or this cause; referring to something previously stated.

    Etymology: From pronominal adverb therfore; see there, fore, and for.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Therefore(adverb)

    for that or this reason, referring to something previously stated; for that

  2. Therefore(adverb)

    consequently; by consequence

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British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Therefore' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #391

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Therefore' in Written Corpus Frequency: #571

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Therefore' in Adverbs Frequency: #57

How to pronounce Therefore?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say Therefore in sign language?

  1. therefore

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Therefore in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Therefore in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Examples of Therefore in a Sentence

  1. Corey Bieber:

    This charge effectively translates into lower future cash flows and therefore, lowers reinvestment in the business.

  2. Bertrand Russell:

    Our instinctive emotions are those that we have inherited from a much more dangerous world, and contain, therefore, a larger portion of fear than they should.

  3. Moncef Slaoui:

    I'm amazed that I'm being attacked on a personal basis in a way that, frankly, distracts my energy and energy of all the teams that we're working together with to deliver, and therefore decreases our chances or the speed with which we try to help humanity and the country resolve and address this issue.

  4. Trey Gowdy:

    Therefore, Senate Judiciary Committee creates this belief that there's something being hidden from the American people.

  5. John Hart:

    I want to emphasize these transactions do not indicate plans to grow debt, our focus remains on balancing capital expenditures with cash flows, and therefore not incurring additional debt.

Images & Illustrations of Therefore

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