therefore

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therefore is one of the 1000 most common headwords.
therefore

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Adverb[change]

Positive
therefore

Comparative
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Superlative
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  1. (sentence adverb) You use therefore to show that something was as a result of what was previously stated.
    He was sick with the flu and, therefore, did not come.
    Of course, words can mean different things. It is important therefore to understand, first, the meaning behind the words.