Meaning of “therefore” in the English Dictionary

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"therefore" in British English

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thereforeadverb

uk /ˈðeə.fɔːr/ us /ˈðer.fɔːr/

(Definition of “therefore” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"therefore" in American English

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thereforeadverb [ not gradable ]

us /ˈðeərˌfɔr, -ˌfoʊr/

as a result; because of that; for that reason:

We were unable to get funding and therefore had to abandon the project.

(Definition of “therefore” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)