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thither

adverb thith·er \ ˈthi-t͟hər also ˈt͟hi- \
|Updated on: 12 May 2018

Definition of thither

: to that place : there

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Origin and Etymology of thither

Middle English, from Old English thider; akin to Old Norse thathra there, Old English thæt that


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thither

adjective

Definition of thither

: being on the other and farther side : more remote

First Known Use of thither

1830

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THITHER Defined for English Language Learners

thither

Definition of thither for English Language Learners

  • : to that place


THITHER Defined for Kids

thither

adverb thith·er \ ˈthi-t͟hər \

Definition of thither for Students

: to that place : there
  • We walked thither and back.

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