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1then/ˈðɛn/adverb
1then
/ˈðɛn/
adverb
Learner's definition of THEN  
: at that time : at the time mentioned
— used to indicate what happened or happens next
   b  — used to indicate what should be done next
   c  — used to indicate something more that must be done or thought of
Then is often omitted following if.
— used to indicate what must be true or what must or should happen if something else is true or happens
   b  — used to say or ask about what appears to be true based on what has happened or been said
   c  — used to say what has been agreed to or decided
   d  somewhat formal  — used to make a final statement that refers back to the things that have just been mentioned or described
— used after words like all right and OK at the beginning of a statement

and then some

— see 2some

but then

— see 1but

even then

— see 2even

(every) now and then

— see 1now

then and there

or chiefly Britishthere and then
: immediately at that place
2then/ˈðɛn/noun
2then
/ˈðɛn/
noun
Learner's definition of THEN  
[singular]
: that time
3then/ˈðɛn/adjective
3then
/ˈðɛn/
adjective
Learner's definition of THEN  
always used before a noun
: existing at or belonging to the time mentioned
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