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English definition of “then”


adverb (NEXT)    /ðen/
A1 next or after that: Let me finish this job , then we'll go. Give her the letter to read , then she'll understand .Connecting words joining words or phrases with similar or related meanings Grammar:Linking adverbs (then, however)Linking adverbs show a relationship between two clauses or sentences (e.g. a sequence in time, cause and effect, contrast between two things):Grammar:ThenThen as an adverb has a number of different meanings.
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