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Definition up until now
  • It has worked thus far.
thus far = up until now
  • Maybe I was a little cocky, but if Maxon had gone out of his way to do everything he'd done thus far, maybe they would matter to him if they mattered to me.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Selection
  • thus far = up until now
  • I have come thus far only for the sake of your pleasant company.
    Nathaniel Hawthorne  --  The Celestial Railroad
  • Thus far, the Vatican had remained silent, issuing no statement whatsoever.
    Dan Brown  --  Angels & Demons
  • Urged thus far, I had no choice but to adapt my nature to an element which I had willingly chosen.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • His body was a rotten fabric which had thus far miraculously held together.
    Thomas Wolfe  --  Look Homeward, Angel
  • I am sorry, sir, I have thus far stirr'd you: but I could afflict you further.
    William Shakespeare  --  The Winter's Tale
  • Thus far they were at one; but no farther.
    Upton Sinclair  --  The Jungle
  • Will ye now turn again, now ye are passed thus far upon this journey? all the world will speak of your villainy.
    Thomas Malory  --  Le Morte D'Arthur
  • If you think I have done wrong in coming thus far to quit you again, Captain, I will own the reason of the act, without shame or backwardness.
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Prairie
  • Thus far the green dragon had shown himself to be more dangerous than the white.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Dance With Dragons
  • Thus far both dragons seemed to have a taste for mutton, returning to Daznak's whenever they grew hungry.
    George R.R. Martin  --  A Dance With Dragons
  • Thus far, my plan was working well.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
  • It was a real intermission—everyone was relaxed and mildly satisfied with the work thus far accomplished.
    Thomas Mann  --  The Magic Mountain
  • Every aspect of their evening thus far acquired an increasingly sinister tinge.
    Henry H. Neff  --  The Fiend And The Forge
  • And afterwards he could hear them talking—not to him so much—he had proved too reticent thus far—but to some of the others.
    Theodore Dreiser  --  An American Tragedy
  • Thus far the red-nosed boy.
    E.M. Forster  --  A Passage to India
  • "Suffer ye thus far," he said to the wounded man, and healed him with a touch.
    Lew Wallace  --  Ben Hur
  • No verdict had been reached thus far.
    David Guterson  --  Snow Falling on Cedars
  • I have made it, thus far, with no purpose of suppressing any of my thoughts; for, as I have elsewhere said, this narrative is my written memory.
    Charles Dickens  --  David Copperfield

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