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then

adverb, adjective [before noun] uk   /ðen/ us  
A1 (at) that time (in the past or in the future): I was working in the city then.formal I wanted to live in the city, but my then husband (= the man who was my husband at that time) preferred the country. Give it to me next week - I won't have time to read it before/until then. I'll phone you tomorrow - I should have the details by then.In the pastIn the future and soon

then

adverb uk   /ðen/ us  

then adverb (NEXT)

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

then adverb (IN ADDITION)

B2 in addition: This is the standard model, then there's the deluxe version which costs more.Also, extra, and in addition

then adverb (RESULT)

A2 as a result; in that case; also used as a way of joining a statement to an earlier piece of conversation: Have a rest now, then you won't be so tired this evening. You'll be selling your house, then?Connecting words joining words or phrases with similar or related meanings
(Definition of then from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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