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British Dictionary definitions for and so forth (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for and so forth (2 of 2)
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Idioms and Phrases with and so forth
and so forth
Also, and so on. And more of the same, also, and others. For example, At the mall, we shopped, had lunch, shopped some more, and so forth, or She planned to buy an entire outfit in blue—dress, shoes, hat, and so on. The first term dates from the late 1500s, the variant from the early 1700s. Also see and the like.