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Definition of thither adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

thither

 adverb
adverb
BrE BrE//ˈðɪðə(r)//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈðɪðər//
 
(old use)
 
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  • to or towards that place
  • Word Origin Old English thider, alteration (by association with hither) of thæder, of Germanic origin; related to that and the.Idioms
    hither and thither, hither and yon
     
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    (especially literary) in many different directions People began rushing hither and thither.
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