hitherto

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

Definition of hitherto

  1. :  up to this or that time reveals some hitherto unknown facts about her life

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 English Language Learners

hitherto

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

Definition of hitherto for English Language Learners

  • : until now : before this time


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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