Definition of heretofore
: up to this time : hitherto
Examples of heretofore in a sentence
Heretofore her writing has never displayed such depth of feeling.
This technology has created heretofore unimaginable possibilities.
First Known Use of heretofore
HERETOFORE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heretofore for English Language Learners
: until this time : before now
HERETOFORE Defined for Kids
Definition of heretofore for Students
: up to this time <Our school has heretofore never closed.>
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