What does thereby mean?

Definitions for thereby
ˌðɛərˈbaɪ, ˈðɛərˌbaɪthere·by

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. thereby(adverb)

    by that means or because of that

    "He knocked over the red wine, thereby ruining the table cloth"

Wiktionary

  1. thereby(Adverb)

    By that.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereby(adverb)

    by that; by that means; in consequence of that

  2. Thereby(adverb)

    annexed to that

  3. Thereby(adverb)

    thereabout; -- said of place, number, etc

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thereby' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3559

  2. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'thereby' in Adverbs Frequency: #258

How to pronounce thereby?

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How to say thereby in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of thereby in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of thereby in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of thereby in a Sentence

  1. Anoek Steketee:

    This is where we ask critical questions about the positive image portrayed and reveal what is not said on air, actors and audience have their say, thereby painting a picture of contemporary Rwanda.

  2. Katie Hood:

    I think the idea behind #ThatsNotLove is how can we think of a lot of different, creative ways to emphasize the same core message, which is that there is a difference between relationships that are about love and relationships that are about control, that you can see in some of the earliest phases of a relationship behaviors that are healthy and unhealthy, we're trying to sort of make this very clear, that every kid has a stake in solving this problem. Every kid has a stake in working for change and thereby make it easier for people to do so.

  3. Elena Tovar:

    The major hypothesis that can be taken away from this study is interesting but not so mind-blowing - eating more frequently throughout the day leads to a greater intake of healthier, lower calorically-dense foods, which in turn leads to a lower overall caloric intake and BMI, this just makes sense - eating more often staves off hunger so that we don’t end up eating whatever we can get our hands on later on, thereby making it more likely that the foods we eat are healthier.

  4. Kevin Trenberth:

    The heat fuels storms of all sorts and contributes to very heavy rain events and flooding, the observed increases of upper( ocean heat content) support higher sea surface temperatures and atmospheric moisture, and fuel tropical storms to become more intense, bigger and longer-lasting, thereby increasing their potential for damage.

  5. John Cavadini:

    He doesn’t thereby canonize or dogmatize a scientific theory, which by its very nature is subject to falsification and revision, but it is within the pope’s competence and authority to call attention to our moral responsibilities and duties in the face of the best scientific theory out there, especially when the consequences of not doing so are serious or even drastic, and where silence could be interpreted as scandalous.

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