that

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  1. (non-gloss definition)

  2. (ux)

    ''That she will come is almost certain.''

  3. (non-gloss definition) because, that.

  4. (non-gloss definition) or goal ("final"), and usually contains the auxiliaries may, might{{, or should: so, that.

  5. (ux)

  6. (RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice): Be assured you may. / (smallcaps): I will be assured I may; and, that I may be assured, I will bethink me. May I speak with Antonio?

  7. (RQ:Pope Rape of the Lock)

  8. 1833, ''Parley's Magazine'', volume 1, page 23:

  9. Ellen's mamma was going out to pay a visit, but she left the children a large piece of rich plumcake to divide between them, that they might play at making feasts.
  10. 1837, ''The Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal'' (volume 23, page 222)

  11. That he might ascertain whether any of the cloths of ancient Egypt were made of hemp, M. Dutrochet has examined with the microscope the weavable filaments of this last vegetable.
  12. (circa) (w), ''(w)'', ''If Thou Must Love Me''https://www.bartleby.com/336/119.html:

  13. (..)A creature might forget to weep, who bore / Thy comfort long, and lose thy love thereby! / But love me for love's sake, that evermore / Thou mayst love on, through love's eternity.
  14. (quote-book)

  15. (RQ:R. F. Burton Arabian Nights)the Sultan cast his eyes upon her as she stood before him, and said to his Grand Wazir, "This be the very woman whereof I spake to thee yesterday, so do thou straightway bring her before me, that I may see what be her suit and fulfil her need."

  16. (non-gloss definition) or effect.

  17. ''The noise was so loud that she woke up.''

    ''The problem was sufficiently important that it had to be addressed.''

  18. 2008, Zoe Williams, ''The Guardian'', 23 May 2008:

  19. My dad apparently always said that no child of his would ever be harassed for its poor eating habits, and then I arrived, and I was so disgusting that he revised his opinion.
  20. (non-gloss definition) seeing as; inasmuch as; given that; as would appear from the fact that.

  21. (RQ:Shakespeare Comedy of Errors)

  22. (RQ:Dickens Tale of Two Cities)

  23. (circa) (w), third draft of what became ''(w)'', in Helen Baron (editor), ''Paul Morel'', Cambridge University Press (2003), (ISBN), page 234:

  24. “She must be wonderfully fascinating,” said Mrs Morel, with scathing satire. “She must be very wonderful, that you should trail eight miles, backward and forward, after eight o’clock at night.”

    ''Was John there? — Not that I saw.''

    ''How often did she visit him? — Twice that I saw.''

  25. (RQ:Trollope The Claverings) I will go anywhere that she may wish if she will go with me,"

  26. (non-gloss definition)

  27. ''Oh that spring would come!''

  28. 1864, T. S. Norgate's translation of the ''Iliad'', book 10, page 613:

  29. "Would that my rage and wrath would somehow stir me, / Here as I am, to cut off thy raw flesh / And eat it."
  30. (quote-book)"

  31. (RQ:Shakespeare Tempest)

  32. The (thing, person, idea, etc) indicated or understood from context, especially if more remote physically, temporally or mentally than one designated as "(l)", or if expressing distinction.

  33. (RQ:Churchill Celebrity)

  34. (quote-book)|title=A Cuckoo in the Nest|chapter=1

  35. (quote-book)|title=The China Governess|chapter=20

  36. 2016, VOA Learning English (public domain)

  37. The gym is across from the lounge. It’s next to the mailroom. Go that way. — Thanks, Pete! — No, Anna! Not that way! Go that way!
    : (audio)
  38. The thing, person, idea, quality, event, action{{, or time indicated or understood from context, especially if more remote geographically, temporally or mentally than one designated as "(l)", or if expressing distinction. (defdate)

  39. (RQ:Shakespeare Hamlet)

  40. 1888 July, ''The Original Secession Magazine'', page 766:

  41. He was qualified and fitted, both intellectually and morally, — and that to an exceptional extent — to be the Head (..)
  42. (RQ:Marshall Squire's Daughter)

  43. "I was dragged up at the workhouse school till I was twelve. Then I ran away and sold papers in the streets, and anything else that I could pick up a few coppers by—except steal. I never did that. I always made up my mind I'd be a big man some day, and—I'm glad I didn't steal."
  44. 1990, (w), ''The Great Game'' (Folio Society 2010), page 310:

  45. However(nb..), the British were unable to do much about it short of going to war with St Petersburg, and that the government was unwilling to do.
  46. 2005, (w), ''Lockpick Pornography'' (Loose Teeth Press):

  47. I've never seen someone beaten unconscious before. That’s lesbians for you.

    ''That{{'s my car over there.''

    ''He went home, and after that I never saw him again.''

  48. The known (thing); (n-g).

  49. ''They're getting divorced. What do you think about ''that''?''

  50. The aforementioned quality or proposition; (non-gloss definition).

  51. (''plural'' that) Which, who; (n-g). (defdate)

  52. {{quote-journal|en|date=November 10, 2011|author=Jeremy Wilson|work=Telegraph

  53. (quote-journal)

  54. (n-g)

  55. ''That's proper funny, that.''

  56. To a given extent or degree.

  57. ''"The ribbon was that thin." "I disagree, I say it was not that thin, it was thicker... or maybe thinner..."''

  58. To a great extent or degree; very, particularly (qualifier).

  59. ''I'm just not that sick.''

    ''I did the run last year, and it wasn't that difficult.''

    (syn)

  60. To such an extent; so. (qualifier).

  61. ''Ooh, I was that happy I nearly kissed her.''

  62. 1693, (w), ''Scrinia reserata: a Memorial offered to the great Deservings of John Williams'' (''Archbishop Williams''):

  63. This was carried with that little noise that for a good space the vigilant Bishop was not awak'd with it.
  64. Something being indicated that is there; one of those.

  65. 1998, David L. Hall, Roger T. Ames, ''Thinking from the Han'', page 247:

  66. As such, they do not have the ontological weight of "Being" and "Not-being," but serve simply as an explanatory vocabulary necessary to describe our world of thises and thats.
  67. many

  68. a lot

  69. (verb form of)

  70. that (gl)

  71. that, one

  72. that

  73. (inflection of)

  74. (alt form)