Bedeutung von “thus” — Learner’s Dictionary

thus

adverb us uk /ðʌs/ formal
SHOWING RESULT

B2 used after saying a fact to introduce what then happened as a result:

The guard fell asleep, thus allowing Bates to escape.
IN THIS WAY

in this way:

They limit the number of people allowed into the forest, thus preventing damage to the trails.

(Definition von “thus” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)