heretofore

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adverb here·to·fore \ˈhir-tə-ˌfȯr, ˌhir-tə-ˈ\

Examples of heretofore in a sentence

  1. Heretofore her writing has never displayed such depth of feeling.

  2. This technology has created heretofore unimaginable possibilities.

13th Century

First Known Use of heretofore

13th century


HERETOFORE Defined for English Language Learners

heretofore

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adverb here·to·fore \ˈhir-tə-ˌfȯr, ˌhir-tə-ˈ\

Definition of heretofore for English Language Learners

  • : until this time : before now


HERETOFORE Defined for Kids

heretofore

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adverb here·to·fore \ˈhir-tə-ˌfȯr\

Definition of heretofore for Students

  1. :  up to this time <Our school has heretofore never closed.>



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