Meaning of “this” - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb us uk /ðɪs/
Extra Examples
I didn't realise it was this serious.I didn't think he'd drive this slowly.I've never seen the hall this full.She's never been this nervous before.I didn't expect to feel this tired.

used when describing the size, amount, or state of something or someone:

I need a piece of wood this big.
I've never seen her this angry.

(Definition of “this adverb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)