thereto

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • adv thereto to that "with all the appurtenances fitting thereto"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Thereto Besides; moreover. "Her mouth full small, and thereto soft and red."
    • Thereto To that or this.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • thereto To that.
    • thereto Also; over and above; to boot.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Thereto to that or this
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Quotations

  • Friedrich Nietzsche
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    “Everyone who has ever built anywhere a new heaven first found the power thereto in his own hell.”

Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. ðær, ðer; conn. with the stem of the.

Usage

In literature:

As to Slavery, he could see no justice in the system; he therefore made up his mind no longer to yield submission thereto.
"The Underground Railroad" by William Still
The Doctor gave special heed thereto, hearkening as though not over-credulous in the boasted skill of his visitor.
"Traditions of Lancashire, Volume 1 (of 2)" by John Roby
And, O Brahmanas, having come thereto, they were all slain on the spot.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 1"
Even such were the steeds yoked thereto by that foremost of human heroes.
"The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2"
Concerning the original of Fountains; several Histories and Experiments relating thereto.
"Micrographia" by Robert Hooke
My purpose, however, is not to criticise the details of the Home Rule Bill or to suggest amendments thereto.
"A Leap in the Dark" by A.V. Dicey
If God will give me his grace thereto, I will watch over her, so that no harm shall come nigh her.
"The Claverings" by Anthony Trollope
And therefore it behoves a man to be so provided, that when they beleeve no longer, he may be able to compel them thereto by force.
"Machiavelli, Volume I" by Niccolò Machiavelli
Their elongated bills, and heavy leathern pouches suspended thereto, give them the most lugubrious expression.
"The Piazza Tales" by Herman Melville
Since the eating of bread is according to the dispensation of God, a man cannot object thereto.
"The Literature of the Ancient Egyptians" by E. A. Wallis Budge
Grant I may make it my chief delight and render true submission thereto.
"The Record of a Quaker Conscience, Cyrus Pringle's Diary" by Cyrus Pringle
He was believed to have originated, and not merely conducted, the war, incited thereto by simple greed of gold.
"The Seven Great Monarchies Of The Ancient Eastern World, Vol 6. (of 7): Parthia" by George Rawlinson
As it was, the sergeant's intervention and Jan's angry response thereto gave Sourdough the opportunity he had longed for.
"Jan" by A. J. Dawson
Sweetly it sounded to his hand, and fair thereto was the song of the God.
"The Homeric Hymns A New Prose Translation; and Essays, Literary and Mythological" by Andrew Lang
Her brothers can raise no claim thereto.
"The Great Events by Famous Historians, Vol. 1" by Various
Whosoever shall make like unto that to smell thereto, shall even be cut off from his people.
"The Art of Perfumery" by G. W. Septimus Piesse
Abner gradually increased the speed of the melody, and the singers conformed, thereto.
"Quincy Adams Sawyer and Mason's Corner Folks" by Charles Felton Pidgin
I thank him for his words, of which he will tell thee in full if thou but importune him thereto.
"When Knighthood Was in Flower" by Charles Major
But if there was any relation thereto, it was that of Juvenal towards Roman Society.
"Masques & Phases" by Robert Ross
Brings her a golden comb thereto.
"Gifts of Genius" by Various
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In poetry:

Opens then a scene, the fairest
Ever burst on human view;
Once behold, and thou comparest
Nothing in the world thereto.
"Lita of the Nile" by Richard Doddridge Blackmore
But answered thereto young Hafbur
Out of a wrathful mind:
“Of all heeds I heeded, this was the last,
To be prayed for by womankind.
"Hafbur And Signy" by William Morris
“’What ’vails it there are wives to win,
And faithful hearts for those to yearn,
Who find not aught thereto akin
To make return?
"The Letter L" by Jean Ingelow
She whom many a loss bereaving,
Forc'd her children to deplore;
Shall embrace them—ceas'd from grieving
Meet them there—to part no more.
"On A Tear" by Thomas Noon Talfourd
If thereto we had clung
Through change and peril, fire and night and storm,
Till it assumed its proper, godlike form,
We might at last have wrung
"Reality" by Emma Lazarus
And one thing will I counsel thee also,
The Cuckoo trust not thou, nor his Love's saw;
All that she said is an outrageous lie.
Nay, nothing shall me bring thereto, quoth I,
For Love, and it hath done me mighty woe.
"From The Cuckoo And The Nightingale" by William Wordsworth

In news:

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One of the objections to the "peace process" — in addition to the uptick in murders of Jews attendant thereto — is that it is a giant and dangerous distraction.
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In science:

We can borrow Floer’s scheme [F, F] for this whose details we refer readers thereto.
Moduli Spaces of $J$-holomorphic Curves with General Jet Constraints
Any opinion, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author and therefore the NRF does not accept any liability in regard thereto.
Martin-Lof randomness, invariant measures and countable homogeneous structurs
Classically, these Green’s dyadic equations are equivalent to Maxwell’s equations, and give the solution thereto when a polarization source P is present, E (x) = Z (dx′ )Γ(x, x′ ) · P (x′ ).
The Casimir effect: Recent controversies and progress
For a given matrix even with known eigenvalues or approximations thereto, it can be difficult to find any convergent coefficients let alone optimal ones that minimize Theorem 2’s convergence rate, R = max r(λ).
Operator Coefficient Methods for Linear Equations
Thereto, we introduce and apply a novel combinatorial technique that captures the structural properties of our equilibria (see MAX-arrangement, Definition 2.4).
Basic Network Creation Games with Communication Interests
Any opinion, findings and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the authors and therefore the NRF does not accept any liability in regard thereto.
Chameleons on the Racetrack
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