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hitherto Explained

hitherto at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:


hitherto at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adv formal up to this time// --a species of fish hitherto unknown in the West//

hitherto at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

35 Moby Thesaurus words for "hitherto":
aforetime, already, as yet, before, before all, before now,
beforetime, earlier, early, ere, ere then, erenow, erewhile, erst,
formerly, here, heretofore, historically, in the past,
in times past, once, only yesterday, or ever, prehistorically,
previously, priorly, recently, so far, then, theretofore, thus far,
up to now, whilom, yesterday, yet

hitherto at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADV] (Past time): formerly, of old, long ago, long since, yesteryear, yesterday, hitherto, heretofore, no longer, once, once upon a time, from time immemorial.

hitherto at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

(formal) until now; until the particular time you are talking about:
a hitherto unknown species of moth * Her life hitherto had been devoid of adventure.

Hitherto at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Hitherto \Hith"er*to`\, adv.
1. To this place; to a prescribed limit.

Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further. --Job
xxxviii. 11.

2. Up to this time; as yet; until now.

The Lord hath blessed me hitherto. --Josh. xvii.

hitherto at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

adv : used in negative statement to describe a situation that has
existed up to this point or up to the present time; "So
far he hasn't called"; "the sun isn't up yet" [syn: {so
far}, {thus far}, {up to now}, {heretofore}, {as yet},
{yet}, {til now}, {until now}]

hitherto at English (WD) Of Explained:



* Inter: audio » en-us-hitherto.ogg|Audio (US)


Inter: en-adv » -
  • Inter: formal » or|legal Up to this or that time.
    1. : The Wright Brothers flew the first successful manned, powered and controlled aircraft in 1903, a feat which hitherto had not been accomplished, except by Santos-Dumont.

      Related terms

      * heretofore

  • thitherto


    Inter: trans-top » up to this time
  • Arabic: Inter: t- » ar|حتى الآن|tr=Hattaa -l-'aana
  • Bulgarian: Inter: t+ » bg|досега|tr=dosegá
  • Chinese:
  • : Mandarin: Inter: t » cmn|到目前為止|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|到目前为止|tr=dào mùqián wéizhǐ|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|迄今|tr=qìjīn|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|迄今為止|sc=Hani, Inter: t » cmn|迄今为止|tr=qìjīn wéizhǐ|sc=Hani, Inter: t- » cmn|至今|tr=zhìjīn|sc=Hani
  • Czech: Inter: t+ » cs|doposud, Inter: t- » cs|až dosud
  • Danish: Inter: t- » da|hidtil
  • Dutch: Inter: t- » nl|tot dan toe, Inter: t- » nl|tot hiertoe, Inter: t- » nl|tot dusver
  • Faroese: Inter: t- » fo|higartil
  • Finnish: Inter: t- » fi|tähän mennessä, Inter: t- » fi|siihen mennessä, Inter: t- » fi|sitä ennen, Inter: t+ » fi|aiemmin
  • French: Inter: t+ » fr|jusqu'ici, Inter: t+ » fr|jusqu'alors, Inter: t- » fr|jusqu'à maintenant, Inter: t- » fr|jusqu'à présent
  • German: Inter: t- » de|bis dahin, Inter: t- » de|bis dato, Inter: t+ » de|bislang, Inter: t+ » de|bisher
  • Hebrew: Inter: t- » he|עד כה
  • Hungarian: Inter: t+ » hu|eddig, Inter: t+ » hu|addig
  • Italian: fin qui, fino a qui, fino ad ora, fino allora, Inter: t+ » it|finora
  • Japanese: Inter: t- » ja|今まで|tr=いままで, ima-made, Inter: t- » ja|これまで|tr=kore-made, Inter: t- » ja|これまでのところ|tr=kore-made-no tokoro
  • Korean: Inter: t+ » ko|여태|tr=yeotae|sc=Hang

  • Inter: trans-mi » d
    • Latin: Inter: t+ » la|adhuc|alt=adhūc
    • Macedonian: Inter: t- » mk|досега|tr=dósega
    • Norwegian: Inter: t+ » no|hittil
    • Polish: Inter: t+ » pl|dotychczas, Inter: t+ » pl|dotąd
    • Portuguese: Inter: t- » pt|até então
    • Romanian: până acum, până în acest moment
    • Russian: Inter: t+ » ru|пока что|tr=poká čto Inter: qualifier » read: poká što, Inter: t- » ru|до сих пор|tr=do sih pór, Inter: t+ » ru|пока|tr=poká, Inter: t- » ru|на данный момент|tr=na dánnyj momént, Inter: t- » ru|на настоящий момент|tr=na nastojáščij momént,Inter: t+ » ru|прежде|tr=préžde, Inter: qualifier » obsoleteInter: t+ » ru|доныне|tr=donýne,Inter: qualifier » archaic Inter: t+ » ru|поднесь|tr=podnes’|sc=Cyrl
    • Scottish Gaelic: Inter: t- » gd|thuige seo
    • Serbo-Croatian: Inter: t- » sh|dosad|alt=dòsad, Inter: t- » sh|dosada|alt=dòsada, Inter: t- » sh|dotad|alt=dòtad, Inter: t- » sh|dotada|alt=dòtada
    • Slovene: Inter: t- » sl|do zdaj
    • Spanish: Inter: t- » es|hasta ahora, Inter: t- » es|hasta aquí, Inter: t- » es|hasta este momento, Inter: t- » es|en ese entonces
    • Swedish: Inter: t+ » sv|hittills, Inter: t- » sv|dittills
    • Telugu: ఇప్పటివరకు (ippaTivaraku), అప్పటివరకు (appaTivaraku)
    • Turkish: -e kadar, o ana kadar

    Inter: trans-botto » m
    Category: Category:en:Time -
    Translation: de » hitherto
    Translation: et » hitherto
    Translation: fa » hitherto
    Translation: fr » hitherto
    Translation: ko » hitherto
    Translation: io » hitherto
    Translation: it » hitherto
    Translation: kn » hitherto
    Translation: lt » hitherto
    Translation: li » hitherto
    Translation: hu » hitherto
    Translation: ml » hitherto
    Translation: my » hitherto
    Translation: pl » hitherto
    Translation: fi » hitherto
    Translation: ta » hitherto
    Translation: te » hitherto
    Translation: vi » hitherto
    Translation: zh » hitherto