sithence

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English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From sithen + -s (adverbial suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

sithence (not comparable)

  1. (obsolete) Thereupon; subsequently, afterwards.
  2. (obsolete) Since.

Conjunction[edit]

sithence

  1. (obsolete) From or since the time that.
  2. (archaic) Seeing that, since.
    • 1603, John Florio, translating Michel de Montaigne, Essays, Folio Society, 2006, vol.1, pp.186-7:
      Sithence it must continue so short a time, and begun so late [], there was no time to be lost.

Preposition[edit]

sithence

  1. (obsolete) Since.