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Meaning of "therefor" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF THEREFOR

therefor  [ˌðɛəˈfɔː] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF THEREFOR

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Therefor is an adverb.
The adverb is an invariable part of the sentence that can change, explain or simplify a verb or another adverb.

WHAT DOES THEREFOR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of therefor in the English dictionary

The definition of therefor in the dictionary is for this, that, or it.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH THEREFOR


afore
əˈfɔː
before
bɪˈfɔː
E334
ˌiːθriːθriːˈfɔː
four-four
ˈfɔːˈfɔː
guffaw
ɡʌˈfɔː
hereinbefore
ˌhɪərɪnbɪˈfɔː
heretofore
ˌhɪətʊˈfɔː
thereinbefore
ˌðɛərɪnbɪˈfɔː
theretofore
ˌðɛətʊˈfɔː
three-four
ˌθriːˈfɔː
tofore
təˈfɔː
what-for
ˌwɒtˈfɔː

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE THEREFOR

thereabout
thereabouts
thereafter
thereagainst
thereamong
thereanent
thereat
thereaway
therebeside
thereby
therefore
therefrom
therein
thereinafter
thereinbefore
thereinto
theremin
thereness
thereof
thereon

WORDS THAT END LIKE THEREFOR

account for
as for
ask for
be all for
be in the market for
but for
except for
go for
go in for
have eyes for
have feelings for
have no time for
have no use for
in for
in line for
pay for
so much for
stand up for
up for
wherefor

Synonyms and antonyms of therefor in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «therefor» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF THEREFOR

Find out the translation of therefor to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of therefor from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «therefor» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

为此
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

para ello
570 millions of speakers

English

therefor
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

वजह
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

لذلك
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

поэтому
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

mesmos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

তজ্জন্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

à cet effet
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Untuk itu
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

dafür
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

そのための
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

그 때문에
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Mulane
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

do
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

அதன் காரணமாக
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

त्याकरिता
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

onun için
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Perciò
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

nich
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

тому
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

acestea
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

γι ´
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

daarvoor
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

härför
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

dertil
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of therefor

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «THEREFOR»

The term «therefor» is quite widely used and occupies the 27.878 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THEREFOR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «therefor» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «therefor» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about therefor

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THEREFOR»

Discover the use of therefor in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to therefor and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
The National Currency and the Necessity of a Substitute ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
George Francis Wilson, 2012
2
Journal of the House of Delegates of the Commonwealth of ...
198, bill therefor, 198 Read first lime, 244 MARION AND INDEPENDENCE TURNPIKE. Petition for construction of, 189 MARION AND TAYLOR TURNPIKE. Resolution for construction of, 106 MARLIN BOTTOM AND BRAXTON TURNPIKE.
Virginia. General Assembly. House of Delegates, 1853
3
Congressional Record, V. 149, PT. 13, July 8, 2003 to July ...
TITLE III PROCUREMENT Aircraft Procurement, Army For construction, procurement, production, modification, and modernization of aircraft, equipment, including- ordnance, ground handling equipment, spare parts, and accessories therefor; ...
U S Congress, 2007
4
Congressional Record, V. 153, Part 19, October 1, 2007 to ...
Missile Procurement, Army For construction, procurement, production, modification, and modernization of missiles, equipment, including ordnance, ground handling equipment, spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialised equipment and ...
5
Kenya Gazette
1 will come into effect forthwith: — Definitions Delete the "Definitions" and " Delimitation of Ports" appearing at the commencement of the Book and substitute therefor; — EAST AFRICAN RAILWAYS AND HARBOURS Tariff of Harbour Dues and ...
6
Congressional Record, V. 151, Pt. 16, September 26 to ...
[TITLE III [PROCUREMENT I Aircraft Procurement, Army [For construction, procurement, production, modification, and modernization of aircraft, equipment, including ordnance, ground handling equipment, spare parts, and accessories therefor ...
Congress, 2009
7
Congressional Record, V. 151, Pt. 10, June 20 to June 27, 2005
vehicles; the purchase of passenger motor vehicles for replacement only; communications and electronic equipment; other support equipment; spare parts, ordnance, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment and training devices;  ...
Congress
8
Congressional Record
Aircraft Procurement, Navy For construction, procurement, production, modification, and modernization of aircraft, equipment, including ordnance, spare parts, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment; expansion of public and private, ...
Congress, 2010
9
Congressional Record, V. 148, Pt. 9, June 27, 2002 to July ...
parts, and accessories therefor; specialized equipment; expansion of public and private plants, including- the land necessary therefor, and such lands and interests therein, may be acquired, and construction prosecuted thereon prior to ...
Congress
10
Wisconsin Statutes, 1923
(3) Of the legislative journals in book form, one copy to each state oificer and each senator and assemblyman applying therefor, and to_cach member, oificer, journal clerk and index clerk of the next succeeding legislature applying therefor; not ...
Wisconsin, Eugene Edward Brossard, 1923

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «THEREFOR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term therefor is used in the context of the following news items.
1
How the Wassenaar Arrangement threatens responsible …
... inspection, production equipment, specially designed components therefor, and development and production software and technology therefor." This licensing ... «TechRepublic, Jul 15»
2
So What Does the USA Freedom Act Do Anyway?
... “associated with a foreign power engaged in international terrorism or activities in preparation therefor, or an agent of a foreign power engaged in international ... «Lawfare, Jun 15»
3
Decatur City Commission puts $75 million bond on the ballot
... installing and equipping portable classrooms, including the infrastructure therefor, (iv) acquiring the College Heights Early Learning Center leased by the City ... «Decaturish.com, Jun 15»
4
Strict controls proposed on the export of cybersecurity items
... Protocol (IP) network communications surveillance systems or equipment and test, inspection, production equipment, specially designed components therefor, ... «Lexology, May 15»
5
Proposed rule to control exports of cybersecurity technologies
Internet protocol network communications surveillance systems or equipment; test, inspection, production equipment; specially designed components therefor; ... «Lexology, May 15»
6
Cinsay Obtains U.S. Patent Grant for Interactive Product Placement …
Cinsay receives additional U.S. patent entitled 'Interactive Product Placement System and Method Therefor' featuring video overlay technology. New grant ... «PR Web, Nov 14»
7
Brazilian Bank Credit Note ("CCB") And Security Therefor
On August 2, 2014 Brazilian Law No. 10,931/04 ("CCB Law") completed its tenth anniversary. Among other matters, it brought significant improvement to ... «Mondaq News Alerts, Sep 14»
8
Board's power to refuse a transfer of shares: Sitrus Visser case
The board may, at any time, decline to register any transfer of Ordinary Shares in the securities register of the Company without giving any reason therefor and ... «Lexology, Aug 14»
9
Apple Receives Patent for iTime Device
Now AppleInsider reports that Apple has been granted a patent for a "Wrist-worn electronic device and methods therefor". The patent application details a device ... «iPhone FAQ, Jul 14»
10
Apple granted comprehensive 'iTime' smartwatch patent with in …
8,787,006 for a "Wrist-worn electronic device and methods therefor" describes a device (dubbed "iTime" in one illustration) that fits squarely with speculation ... «Apple Insider, Jul 14»

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