HyperDic: thence

English > 3 senses of the word thence:
ADVERBallthence, therefromfrom that place or from there
allthence, therefrom, thereoffrom that circumstance or source
allthence, therefore, hence, thus, so(used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason / reason or as a result
thence > pronunciation
Soundsdheh'ns
Rhymescommence ... whence: 23 rhymes with ehns...
English > thence: 3 senses > adverb 1
MeaningFrom that place or from there.
Examples
  • "proceeded thence directly to college"
  • "flew to Helsinki and thence to Moscow"
Synonymtherefrom
Spanishdesde ahí
English > thence: 3 senses > adverb 2
MeaningFrom that circumstance or source.
Examples
  • "atomic formulas and all compounds thence constructible"- W.V.Quine
  • "a natural conclusion follows thence"
Synonymstherefrom, thereof
Spanishdel mismo
English > thence: 3 senses > adverb 3
Meaning(used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason / reason or as a result.
Example "we were young and thence optimistic"
Synonymstherefore, hence, thus, so
Spanishasí

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