henceforward henceforward

Definition(s):

  • (adv) from this time forth; from now on

Usage(s):

  1. From here henceforward, if this bill becomes law, the organized labor movement is on the defensive in this country.
  2. So henceforward, Nippon Steel will switch off the electricity at its Tokyo headquarters at 10 p.

News

  • COLUMN: Getting back at the 'Moron' Crew

    Because my old friend is always cryin' about something, Bouncin' Ben Willoughby will no longer be referred to in this column by his given name. Henceforward, I shall dub him 'Weepin' Hen Willowtree.'
    on September 13, 2013     Source: Hattiesburg American

Quotes

  1. Fry, who is bipolar, wrote: "You've convinced me. I'm obviously not good enough. I retire from Twitter henceforward. Bye everyone."
    on Nov 1, 2009 By: Stephen Fry Source: Telegraph.co.uk

  2. Lincoln stated, "I do order and declare that all persons held as slaves within said designated States, and parts of States, are, and henceforward shall be free," as cited from the National Archives & Records Administration Web site at...
    on Jan 5, 2010 By: Abraham Lincoln Source: Ocala

  3. In one famous letter, Barrett Browning wrote: "And now listen to me in turn. You have touched me more profoundly than I thought even you could have touched me - my heart was full when you came here today. Henceforward I am yours for everything."
    on Aug 9, 2006 By: Elizabeth Barrett Browning Source: BBC News

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