henceforth

adverb hence·forth \ ˈhen(t)s-ˌfȯrth , hen(t)s-ˈfȯrth \
|Updated on: 11 Jul 2018

Definition of henceforth

: from this point on

Examples of henceforth in a Sentence

  1. Henceforth, supervisors will report directly to the manager.

  2. She announced that henceforth she would be running the company.

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First Known Use of henceforth

14th century

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HENCEFORTH Defined for English Language Learners

henceforth

Definition of henceforth for English Language Learners

  • : from this time forward : starting now


HENCEFORTH Defined for Kids

henceforth

adverb hence·forth \ ˈhens-ˌfȯrth \

Definition of henceforth for Students

: from this time on I henceforth vow to tell the truth.


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