Associations to the word «Therefore»

Wiktionary

THEREFORE, adverb. (conjunctive) For that or this purpose, referring to something previously stated.
THEREFORE, adverb. (conjunctive) Consequently, by or in consequence of that or this cause; referring to something previously stated.

Dictionary definition

THEREFORE, adverb. (used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason or as a result; "therefore X must be true"; "the eggs were fresh and hence satisfactory"; "we were young and thence optimistic"; "it is late and thus we must go"; "the witness is biased and so cannot be trusted".
THEREFORE, adverb. As a consequence; "he had good reason to be grateful for the opportunities which they had made available to him and which consequently led to the good position he now held".

Wise words

To use the same words is not a sufficient guarantee of understanding; one must use the same words for the same genus of inward experience; ultimately one must have one's experiences in common.
Friedrich Nietzsche