thereto


thereto
adverb /ˌðeəˈtuː/
a) To that.

I require the operating manual thereto.

b) To it.

A man who allows wild passion to arise within, himself burns his heart, then after burning adds the wind that thereto which ignites the fire again, or not, as the case may be. —Jack Kerouac


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  • Thereto — There*to , adv. 1. To that or this. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] 2. Besides; moreover. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] Her mouth full small, and thereto soft and red. Chaucer. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thereto — O.E. þærto; see THERE (Cf. there) + TO (Cf. to) …   Etymology dictionary

  • thereto — ► ADVERB archaic or formal ▪ to that or that place …   English terms dictionary

  • thereto — [therun′to͞o; ther΄un to͞o′ther to͞o′] adv. 1. to that place, thing, etc.: also thereunto [therun′to͞o; ther΄un to͞o′] 2. Archaic besides …   English World dictionary

  • thereto — adverb Date: before 12th century to that < a text and the notes thereto > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thereto — there|to [ðeəˈtu: US ðerˈtu:] adv formal relating to an agreement, piece of writing, or thing that has just been mentioned ▪ the treaty and any conditions attaching thereto …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • thereto — adverb formal concerning an agreement or piece of writing that has just been mentioned: the treaty and any conditions attaching thereto …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • thereto — /dhair tooh /, adv. 1. to that place, thing, etc. 2. to that matter, circumstance, etc. Also, thereunto /dhair un tooh , dhair un tooh/. [bef. 900; ME therto, OE thaerto. See THERE, TO] * * * …   Universalium

  • thereto — there|to [ ðer tu ] adverb FORMAL to or involving something that has been mentioned …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • thereto — adv. 37 B …   Oldest English Words


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