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hitherto

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adverb hith·er·to \-ˌtü, ˌhi-thər-ˈtü\

Simple Definition of hitherto

  • : until now : before this time

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of hitherto

  1. :  up to this or that time

Examples of hitherto in a sentence

  1. <at the talent show Kyle revealed his hitherto unknown gift for doing impressions>



13th Century

First Known Use of hitherto

13th century


HITHERTO Defined for Kids

hitherto

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adverb hith·er·to \ˈhi-thər-ˌtü\

Definition of hitherto for Students

  1. :  up to this time <I had hitherto lived alone.>





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