To a given extent or degree; particularly.
I'm just not that sick.
So, so much; very.
The water is so cold! u2014That it is.
That thing or person.
The (thing) being indicated (at a distance from the speaker, or previously mentioned, or at another time).
Introducing a hypothetical fact or supposition: 'given that', 'as would appear from the fact that'.
With antecedent so or such: introducing the result of the main clause.
Without any antecedent: so that.
as a demonstrative pronoun (pl. Those), that usually points out, or refers to, a person or thing previously mentioned, or supposed to be understood. That, as a demonstrative, may precede the noun to which it refers; as, that which he has said is true; those in the basket are good apples
as an adjective, that has the same demonstrative force as the pronoun, but is followed by a noun
as a relative pronoun, that is equivalent to who or which, serving to point out, and make definite, a person or thing spoken of, or alluded to, before, and may be either singular or plural
as a conjunction, that retains much of its force as a demonstrative pronoun
to introduce a clause employed as the object of the preceding verb, or as the subject or predicate nominative of a verb
to introduce, a reason or cause; -- equivalent to for that, in that, for the reason that, because
to introduce a purpose; -- usually followed by may, or might, and frequently preceded by so, in order, to the end, etc
to introduce a consequence, result, or effect; -- usually preceded by so or such, sometimes by that
in an elliptical sentence to introduce a dependent sentence expressing a wish, or a cause of surprise, indignation, or the like
as adverb: To such a degree; so; as, he was that frightened he could say nothing
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
that, pron. demons. and rel.—as a demons. (pl. Those) it points out a person or thing: the former or more distant thing: not this but the other: as a rel., who or which.—conj. used to introduce a clause: because: for: in order that. [A.S. thæt, neut. of the article the (ðe, ðeó, ðæt, usually replaced by se, seó, ðæt); cog. with Ger. das, dass; Gr. to, Sans. tat. Cf. The.]
A reason or cause.
The fact that we are united is visible to use all and creates the just solutions we choose as a collective to create optimum health, human rights and shared prosperity for all animals and humans on planet earth.Submitted by MaryC on April 26, 2020
A specific amount or value.
The citizens that voted were very happy with the outcome.Submitted by MaryC on March 19, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'that' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #12
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Rank popularity for the word 'that' in Written Corpus Frequency: #10
Rank popularity for the word 'that' in Adverbs Frequency: #165
The numerical value of that in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of that in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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