at that time:
Prices were lower then.
immediately or soon afterward:
The rain stopped and then started again.
next in order of time:
We ate, then we started home.
at the same time:
At first the water seemed blue, then gray.
next in order of place:
Standing beside Charlie is my uncle, then my cousin, then my brother.
in addition; besides; also:
I love my job, and then it pays so well.
in that case; as a consequence; in those circumstances:
If you’re sick, then you should stay in bed.
since that is so; as it appears; therefore:
You have, then, found the mistake? You are leaving tonight then.
being; being such; existing or being at the time indicated:
the then prime minister.
We have not been back since then. Till then, farewell.
but then, but on the other hand:
I found their conversation very dull, but then I have different tastes.
then and there, at that precise time and place; at once; on the spot:
I started to pack my things right then and there.
Also, there and then.
at that time; over that period of time
(sentence modifier) in that case; that being so: then why don’t you ask her?, if he comes, then you’ll have to leave, go on then, take it
then and there, See there (sense 6)
after that; with that: then John left the room and didn’t return
that time: before then, from then on
(prenominal) existing, functioning, etc, at that time: the then prime minister
then and there
anus. Contemporary Examples The ‘Back Door’ Is Having Its Pop Culture Moment Gabriella Paiella September 26, 2014 n. The anus; rectum A despised person; bastard, shithead: Teenagers can be such assholes/ Better not, you butthole (1930s+) asshole buddy The most despised and loathsome part; armpit: This town’s the asshole of the North
a small disk, knob, or the like for sewing or otherwise attaching to an article, as of clothing, serving as a fastening when passed through a buttonhole or loop. anything resembling a button, especially in being small and round, as any of various candies, ornaments, tags, identification badges, reflectors, markers, etc. a badge or emblem […]
like a button. having many buttons. Historical Examples There and Back George MacDonald
any external prop or support built to steady a structure by opposing its outward thrusts, especially a projecting support built into or against the outside of a masonry wall. any prop or support. a thing shaped like a buttress, as a tree trunk with a widening base. a bony or horny protuberance, especially on a […]