thus
Pronunciation Adverb

thus (not comparable)

  1. (manner) In this way or manner.
    If you throw the ball thus, as I’m showing you, you’ll have better luck hitting the target.
    • 1879, R[ichard] J[efferies], chapter 1, in The Amateur Poacher, London: Smith, Elder, & Co., […], OCLC 752825175 ↗:
      But then I had the [massive] flintlock by me for protection. ¶ […] The linen-press and a chest on the top of it formed, however, a very good gun-carriage; and, thus mounted, aim could be taken out of the window at the old mare feeding in the meadow below by the brook, and a 'bead' could be drawn upon Molly, the dairymaid, kissing the fogger behind the hedge, […].
  2. (conjunctive) As a result.
    I have all the tools I need; thus, I will be able to fix the car without having to call a mechanic.
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thus (uncountable)

  1. Alternative spelling of thuris



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