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Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.Hannah Arendt
|Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.|
- (RP) IPA: /ˈðɛəfɔː/, SAMPA: /"DE@fO:/
- (GenAm) IPA: /ˈðɛɹfɔɹ/, SAMPA: /"DErfOr/
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- Hyphenation: there‧fore
- therefor (second syllable stressed)
- For that or this reason, referring to something previously stated; for that.
- Consequently; by consequence.
- He blushes; therefore he is guilty. — Spectator
for that or this reason, referring to something previously stated; for that
consequently; by consequence
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- thereabout, thereafter, thereagainst, thereat, thereby, therefor, therefore, therefrom, therein, thereinafter, thereof, thereon, thereto, theretofore, thereunder, thereunto, thereupon, therewith, therewithal
- hereabout, hereafter, hereat, hereby, herein, hereinafter, hereinbefore, hereinto, hereof, hereon, hereto, heretofore, hereunto, hereunder, hereupon, herewith
- whereabouts, whereas, whereafter, whereat, whereby, wherefore, wherefrom, wherein, whereinto, whereof, whereon, whereto, whereunder, whereupon, wherever, wherewith, wherewithal
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