there and then

Definition of there and then

chiefly British

  1. :  immediately at that place I decided (right) there and then that I would accept the offer.

Word by Word Definitions

thereplay
  1. :  in or at that place

    :  to or into that place :  thither

    :  at that point or stage

  1. : used as a function word to introduce a sentence or clause

    : used as an indefinite substitute for a name

  1. :  that place or position

    :  that point

  1. : used for emphasis especially after a demonstrative pronoun or a noun modified by a demonstrative adjective

    : used for emphasis after a demonstrative adjective but before the noun modified

    :  capable of being relied on for support or aid

thenplay
  1. :  at that time

    :  soon after that :  next in order of time

    :  following next after in order of position, narration, or enumeration :  being next in a series

  1. :  that time

  1. :  existing or acting at or belonging to the time mentioned


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