Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: therein
IPA transcription: [ðɛɹ'ɪn]
r meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: therein, in_this, in_that
    Meaning: (formal) in or into that thing or place; "they can read therein what our plans are"
Usage examples
  • Therein lies the hurt.
  • But therein lies the comfort--it cannot last.
  • We clear out foul-smelling weeds from our garden, because we wish to raise beautiful flowers and useful herbs therein.
  • Then he departed from the cross on foot into a forest; and so by prime he came to an high hill, and found an hermitage and a hermit therein which was going unto mass.
  • They pretended, indeed, that they did it to affront him; but if any one consider the thing truly, they will find that they were guilty of sacrilege against God therein.
  • In these excursions the youthful Wilfred was a participant, and therein he learned some of his first lessons in that accuracy of observation essential to his later life work.
  • Our father was wont to make use of this book, of which we had some small matter by heart, and each of us desired to possess it, that he might acquaint himself with what was therein.
  • "I have acquired quite an average student's power to read the common ancient classics, Latin in particular." This was true, Jude possessing a facility in that language which enabled him with great ease to himself to beguile his lonely walks by imaginary conversations therein.
  • Notwithstanding all the glory of the shops, and the tempting array of the jewellery and trinkets of every description therein displayed, after a few days of sailing on the exquisite lake, and some walks and drives, Polly, down deep in her heart, was quite ready to move on from Geneva.