Associations to the word «Hitherto»
HITHERTO, adverb. (formal or legal) Up to this or that time.
HITHERTO, adverb. Used in negative statement to describe a situation that has existed up to this point or up to the present time; "So far he hasn't called"; "the sun isn't up yet".
Every once in a while, you let a word or phrase out and you want to catch it and bring it back. You can't do that. It's gone, gone forever.