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Some keepers thus make animals seek out or chase their food. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Thus far, the results have proved disappointing. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Thus far, he has not. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Much of the coverage thus far has rightly focused on the bravery of the victims, who have spoken out about their trauma. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Yet they are fiendishly difficult to stop, track or predict because jellyfish have no hearts and thus avoid any attempts at heat detection. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Thus far I have resisted all the human excesses of dog ownership. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It was a gamble that seems, thus far, to have paid off. Times, Sunday Times (2016)In the 21st century the death toll from famine thus far is 600,000. Times, Sunday Times (2016)I'm two episodes in, and thus far it has shown just the potential to be tremendous. Times, Sunday Times (2017)I really do not understand how I have lived through it all thus far. Smithsonian Mag (2017)Thus asking about her body is a valid question. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Thus drugs capable of damaging viruses can damage the body cells as well. The Harper Dictionary of Science in Everyday Language (1988)Thus we cannot avoid the primal act. READING THE BIBLE AGAIN FOR THE FIRST TIME: Taking the Bible Seriously but Not Literally. (2001)Thus reduced biodiversity makes more people ill. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Thus you become a lover of books. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)They were thus capable of rapid and radical reshaping. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Thus avoiding six weeks of school if you succeeded. Times, Sunday Times (2012)The combination is to be recommended as it reduces boredom and thus increases compliance. Banish Headaches -how to obtain fast, drug-free relief from headache (1990)The parent company should thus become increasingly dependent on them. MANAGING IN TURBULENT TIMES (1980)Office work is thus capable of reform. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The programs are processed as a single unit thus avoiding wasted computer time as each program is loaded. Computers Basic Facts (1983)The machinery will shudder to a stop and all of the appeals she has thus far waived will go before various courts. The Sun (2014)Economics thus gives us an excessively gloomy account of what's been happening to the world. Times, Sunday Times (2014)England hath a true baptism, is as much as to say thus. Christianity Today (2000)For the interviewer, he thus makes a slightly daunting prospect. Times, Sunday Times (2009)What it's accomplished thus far is less easily explained. Times, Sunday Times (2016)She seemed intent on showing only freaks, thus reinforcing preconceptions about this misunderstood country. Times, Sunday Times (2007)Thus far, they have not yet tried to buy their way out of trouble. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Thus we can say what learning disability is not; what we cannot say is what it is. The Developing Child (7th edn.) (1995)I guess the right person has just eluded me thus far. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Thus A makes too generous an offer. Principles of Corporate Finance (1991)They were thus each given half of what had, in their early days in politics, been one ministry. THE GUARDSMEN (2004) Thus poor people might have less attention to devote to, say, resisting tempting and fattening food because their mind is engaged elsewhere. Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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Extremely Common. thus is one of the 1000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'thus'
British English: thus ADVERB
You use thus to show that what you are about to mention is the result or consequence of something else that you have just mentioned.
Some people will be more capable and thus better paid than others.
Definition of thus from the Collins English Dictionary
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