Definitions of thence

  1. from that place or from there; "proceeded thence directly to college"; "flew to Helsinki and thence to Moscow"; "roads that lead therefrom" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. From that place. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. From that time; thenceforth; thereafter. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. For that reason; therefore. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  5. Not there; elsewhere; absent. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. From that time or place: for that reason. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  7. From that place or time; from that cause. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  8. From that place or time; for that reason. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  9. From that place; from that time: though inelegant, and a pleonasm, the use of from thence, for thence, is not uncommon, even among good writers. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

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Usage examples for thence

  1. It was his purpose to get a boat at the village of Ouiatenon and pull thence up the Wabash until he could find out what the English were doing. – Alice of Old Vincennes by Maurice Thompson
  2. Thence it ran nearly due W., north of the street called London Wall, turning S. at Monkwell Street. – The History of London by Walter Besant