How To Spell tho?

Correct spelling: tho

What is the definition of tho?

  1. Nevertheless.

What does the abbreviation tho mean?

Similar spelling words for tho?

Google Ngram Viewer results for tho:

This graph shows how "tho" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.

What are the usage examples for tho?

  1. Then a stone was made reading: Here lies the body of Mr. Tho – Christopher and the Clockmakers by Sara Ware Bassett
  2. For the Poem, as I observed, does not stand still, tho' the Action may. – The Preface to the Aeneis of Virgil (1718) by Joseph Trapp
  3. Well, come along; for tho' I don't like the cut o' your jib, you'm a terrible handsome chap, and as clean- built as ever I see. – I Saw Three Ships and Other Winter Tales by Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  4. To be his lady- love she was most fit; To be his wife, tho'- not a bit of it. – Love's Comedy by Henrik Ibsen
  5. Tho' all the world were deaf, if thou didst hear And smile, my song would seem to me sublime. – Three Women by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
  6. Now some will talk in water's praise, And waste a deal of breath, But John, tho' he drank nothing else, He drank himself to death! – The Poetical Works of Thomas Hood by Thomas Hood
  7. " I shall pray for you after daily bread," said Lucy, " because we were tho hungry till you came!" – Peg Woffington by Charles Reade
  8. The steam engine is Scotland's chief, tho not her only contribution to the material progress of the world. – James Watt by Andrew Carnegie
  9. Not him, tho' there's no tellin' about him. – Nobody's Child by Elizabeth Dejeans
  10. Tho truth is, as Sydney Smith observed many years ago, that there is a confusion of language in the use of the word " ancient." – The Intellectual Life by =Philip Gilbert Hamerton