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forthwith

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adverb forth·with \(ˌ)fȯrth-ˈwith also -ˈwith\

Simple Definition of forthwith

  • : without delay

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of forthwith

Examples of forthwith in a sentence

  1. The court ordered the company to cease operations forthwith.

  2. <if the fire alarm rings, leave the building forthwith>



14th Century

First Known Use of forthwith

14th century


FORTHWITH Defined for Kids

forthwith

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adverb forth·with \fȯrth-ˈwith, -ˈwith\

Definition of forthwith for Students

  1. :  without delay :  immediately <left forthwith>





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