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



BrE BrE//ˈðɪðə(r)//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈðɪðər//
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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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