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thenceforth

[th ens-fawrth, -fohrth, th ens-fawrth, -fohrth]
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  1. from that time or place onward.
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Also thence·for·ward [th ens-fawr-werd] /ˌðɛnsˈfɔr wərd/, thence·for·wards.

Origin of thenceforth

1325–75; Middle English thennes forth (compare Old English thanonforth). See thence, forth
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Related Words for thenceforward

thenceforth, consequently, following, hereafter, thenceforward

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thenceforward

thenceforwards

adverb
  1. from that time or place on; thence
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Word Origin and History for thenceforward

adv.

mid-15c., from thence + forward.

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thenceforth

adv.

late 14c., from thence + forth.

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