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  • adv. so far, hitherto.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time


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  • Amazement at their accomplishments thus far caused them to walk proud.

    The False Mirror

  • Mrs. Howell, who had thus far been a listener only, and was not a little puzzled at the drift the argument seemed to be taking, now spoke up with considerable earnestness:

    A Charleston Love Story; or, Hortense Vanross

  • Mr. Howell's life thus far appeared, in fact, like some fruit which only ripens to rot.

    A Charleston Love Story; or, Hortense Vanross

  • A lady, sir, though it was said she much resembled me, was yet of many accounted beautiful: but, though I could not with such estimable wonder overfar believe that, yet thus far I will boldly publish her; she bore a mind that envy could not but call fair.

    Twelfth Night; or What You Will

  • For the moment it can be said that the only document thus far clearly non-Christian (apart from the Hermetica) is the Apocalypse of Adam, apparently


  • Yes, these two lapses I know of thus far happened in Lueke Kome and Antioch while I was recovering from the effects of the wine.

    Antony and Cleopatra

  • Travel market trends, nationwide focus groups, anthropological studies, and brand foundation research conducted by DDB Needham pointed to an opportunity that Amtrak had thus far failed to grasp.

    Experiential Marketing

  • While each of the front-runners has their personal merits, and while the elegant Ms. Lagarde certainly exerts a pulling power over Anglo-Saxon men of a certain age, one strong potential candidate has thus far been overlooked: Central Bank of Chile Governor José de Gregorio Rebeco.

    José de Gregorio Rebeco for IMF Chief

  • Peter Whiting34 "5" 7 1/2 & to John Randolph Esqr232 "2" 2 in discharge of the debts and incident incumberances on the Estate this last bill Mr. Randolph hath promised to wait for till the Latter end of the year thus far we have already gone there is Colonel Willis's claim and Colonel Bassets for a part of his Wifes fortune that was paid into

    Letter from Robert Carter to Alderman [Micajah] Perry, July 11, 1732

  • The computer as it has been employed, thus far at least, has shown itself to be the most effective instrument for bureaucratizing interpersonal relations ever invented.

    Why Nothing Works


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