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Princeton's WordNet

  1. therein, in this, in thatadverb

    (formal) in or into that thing or place

    "they can read therein what our plans are"


  1. thereinadverb

    in that; in him/her/it

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Thereinadverb

    In that; in this.

    Etymology: there and in.

    Therein our letters do not well agree. William Shakespeare.

    The matter is of that nature, that I find myself unable to serve you therein as you desire. Francis Bacon.

    All the earth
    To thee, and to thy race, I give: as lords
    Possess it, and all things that therein live. John Milton.

    After having well examined them, we shall therein find many charms. John Dryden, Dufresnoy.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Thereinadverb

    in that or this place, time, or thing; in that particular or respect

Anagrams for therein »

  1. neither

  2. enherit

  3. etherin

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of therein in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of therein in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of therein in a Sentence

  1. The Divine Pymander:

    The union of the Word and the Mind produces that mystery which is called Life... Learn deeply of the Mind and its mystery, for therein lies the secret of immortality.

  2. Denise Campbell Mays:

    Keep your eyes fixed on God. The very moment you look elsewhere, therein awaits a wealth of confusion.

  3. H. L. Mencken:

    And what is a good citizen? Simply one who never says, does or thinks anything that is unusual. Schools are maintained in order to bring this uniformity up to the highest possible point. A school is a hopper into which children are heaved while they are still young and tender; therein they are pressed into certain standard shapes and covered from head to heels with official rubber-stamps.

  4. Danielle Weston:

    I will say that in my opinion, the language on the agenda is not consistent with what is in the letter the TEA sent the board, i am surprised and disappointed to see this inconsistency and have repeatedly asked the board president (the party responsible for setting the agenda and language therein) to align the agenda with the contents of the letter. She has rejected my request.

  5. Giuseppe Mazzini:

    O my Brothers! love your Country. Our Country is our home, the home which God has given us, placing therein a numerous family which we love and are loved by, and with which we have a more intimate and quicker communion of feeling and thought than with others; a family which by its concentration upon a given spot, and by the homogeneous nature of its elements, is destined for a special kind of activity.

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    (of especially persons) lacking sense or understanding or judgment
    • A. nasty
    • B. hatched
    • C. witless
    • D. whirring

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