therefor vs therefore :

therefor vs therefore

therefor or therefore

Therefore is a conjunctive adverb that signifies something is 'for that or for this' previously stated purpose/cause.

"I have so many things to thank him for, therefore, he deserves some praise."

Therefor, on the other hand is an archaic adverb that means 'for it' or 'for that' though it is no longer in standard use.

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  • r  (in formal usage, especially legal usage) for that or for it
    ordering goods and enclosing payment therefor
    a refund therefor

  • r  (used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason or as a result
    therefore X must be true
  • r  as a consequence
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    June 10, 2013 - Sports Illustrated

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