therefor

[th air-fawr]
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adverb

for or in exchange for that or this; for it: a refund therefor.

Nearby words

  1. thereabouts,
  2. thereafter,
  3. thereat,
  4. thereby,
  5. thereby hangs a tale,
  6. therefore,
  7. therefrom,
  8. therein,
  9. thereinafter,
  10. thereinto

Origin of therefor

First recorded in 1125–75, therefor is from the Middle English word therfor. See there, for

Can be confusedtherefor therefore

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British Dictionary definitions for therefor

therefor

adverb

archaic for this, that, or ithe will be richer therefor
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Word Origin and History for therefor

therefor

adv.

see therefore.

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