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therefore
used in The Return of the King

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Definition
for that reason (what follows is so because of what was just said)
  • It is growing and darkening now; and therefore our fear and disquiet grow too.
    5.1 -- Book 5 Chapter 1 -- Minas Tirith (70% in)
  • Therefore I send thee what I have made for thee.
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- The Passing of the Grey Company (15% in)
  • 'I have no help to send, therefore I must go myself,' said Aragorn.
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- The Passing of the Grey Company (47% in)
  • Therefore, only of your free will would I have you come, for you will find both toil and great fear, and maybe worse.
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- The Passing of the Grey Company (50% in)
  • But the oath that they broke was to fight against Sauron, and they must fight therefore, if they are to fulfil it.
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- The Passing of the Grey Company (52% in)
  • Therefore I say to you, lady: Stay!
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- The Passing of the Grey Company (69% in)
  • 'But we must go in, and therefore the horses must go too,' said Aragorn.
    5.2 -- Book 5 Chapter 2 -- The Passing of the Grey Company (77% in)
  • And therefore he is now in great doubt.
    5.9 -- Book 5 Chapter 9 -- The Last Debate (68% in)
  • Therefore I ask the Captains: what force could we muster and lead out in two days' time at the latest?
    5.9 -- Book 5 Chapter 9 -- The Last Debate (86% in)
  • Therefore Aragorn now set the host in such array as could best be contrived; and they were drawn up on two great hills of blasted stone and earth that orcs had piled in years of labour.
    5.10 -- Book 5 Chapter 10 -- The Black Gate Opens (46% in)
  • Therefore the King of Gondor demands that he should atone for his evils, and depart then for ever.
    5.10 -- Book 5 Chapter 10 -- The Black Gate Opens (50% in)
  • Now therefore I must pronounce your doom.
    6.5 -- Book 6 Chapter 5 -- The Steward and the King (73% in)
  • Therefore they shall be trothplighted before you all.
    6.6 -- Book 6 Chapter 6 -- Many Partings (24% in)
  • 'Now therefore let us go to Fangorn and set the score right!'
    6.6 -- Book 6 Chapter 6 -- Many Partings (31% in)

There are no more uses of "therefore" in The Return of the King.

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