therein

adverb there·in \ t͟her-ˈin \
Updated on: 8 Nov 2017

Definition of therein

1 :in or into that place, time, or thing
2 :in that particular or respect
  • therein lies the problem

Examples of therein in a Sentence

  1. The insurance covers the apartment and all the property therein.

  2. His name was mentioned in the article, although he was incorrectly described therein as a medical doctor.

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First Known Use of therein

before 12th century



THEREIN Defined for English Language Learners

therein

adverb

Definition of therein for English Language Learners

  • : in or into that place or thing

  • : in that statement, fact, or detail


THEREIN Defined for Kids

therein

adverb there·in \ t͟her-ˈin \

Definition of therein for Students

:in or into that place, time, or thing
  • He owns the house and all that is therein.


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