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then

adjective, adverb [not gradable]  /ðen/ us  

then adjective, adverb [not gradable] (TIME)

at that time (in the past or in the future): She was then sixteen years old. Soon the sun will go down, and then it will be time to go.

then

adverb [not gradable]  /ðen/ us  

then adverb [not gradable] (NEXT)

next or after that: He smiled, then turned to me and nodded.

then adverb [not gradable] (IN ADDITION)

in addition: We both want to go, and then there’s Carmen, so we need three tickets.

then adverb [not gradable] (AS A RESULT)

as a result; in that case; also used as a way of joining a statement to an earlier piece of conversation: Why don’t you call them to tell them we’ll be late? Then they won’t worry. If I don’t hear from you by Friday, then I’ll assume you’re not coming.
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