Thereat There*at", adv. 1. At that place; there. [1913 Webster]

Wide is the gate, and broad is the way, that leadeth to destruction, and many there be which go in thereat. --Matt. vii. 13. [1913 Webster]

2. At that occurrence or event; on that account. [1913 Webster]

Every error is a stain to the beauty of nature; for which cause it blusheth thereat. --Hooker. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • thereat — [ther at′] adv. 1. at that place; there 2. at that time; when that occurred 3. for that reason …   English World dictionary

  • thereat — /dhair at /, adv. 1. at that place or time; there: Seeing the gate, they entered thereat. 2. because of that; thereupon. [bef. 900; ME ther at, OE thaer aet. See THERE, AT1] * * * …   Universalium

  • thereat — adverb Date: before 12th century 1. at that place 2. at that occurrence …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • thereat — adverb /ðɛːɹˈæt/ a) There; at that place. b) At that event …   Wiktionary

  • thereat — adv. RG. 464 …   Oldest English Words

  • thereat — there·at || ‚ðer æt / ‚ðeÉ™r æt adv. in the same place, at the same time …   English contemporary dictionary

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  • thereat — there•at [[t]ˌðɛərˈæt[/t]] adv. 1) at that place or time; there 2) because of that; thereupon • Etymology: bef. 900 …   From formal English to slang

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