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Definitions of That

  1.   Not this but the other; pointing to what is more or less distant; as, that house across the street; denoting something that has been spoken of previously; as, that was what he meant.
  2.   To introduce, a reason or cause; - equivalent to for that, in that, for the reason that, because.
  3.   As a demonstrative: the person or thing mentioned or understood.
  4.   To introduce a purpose; - usually followed by may, or might, and frequently preceded by so, in order, to the end, etc.
  5.   As a demons, ( pl. THOSE) it points out a person or thing: the former or more distant thing: not this but the other: as a rel., who or which.
  6.   As a conjunction, that retains much of its force as a demonstrative pronoun.
  7.   Because.
  8.   Demons. and rel.
  9.   In an elliptical sentence to introduce a dependent sentence expressing a wish, or a cause of surprise, indignation, or the like.
  10.   As a relative: who or which.
  11.   The ( one) there.
  12.   As adverb: To such a degree; so; as, he was that frightened he could say nothing.
  13.   Not this, but the other.
  14.   Indicating a person or thing previously mentioned, or more distant.
  15.   Introducing a clause.
  16.   The ( one) specially designated.
  17.   Who or which, relating to an antecedent.
  18.   Used for who or which.
  19.   Noting a fact, reason, or result.
  20.   As a demonstrative pronoun ( pl. Those), that usually points out, or refers to, a person or thing previously mentioned, or supposed to be understood. That, as a demonstrative, may precede the noun to which it refers; as, that which he has said is true; those in the basket are good apples.
  21.   Used to introduce a clause: because: for: in order that.
  22.   Such.
  23.   To introduce a clause employed as the object of the preceding verb, or as the subject or predicate nominative of a verb.
  24.   As an adjective, that has the same demonstrative force as the pronoun, but is followed by a noun.
  25.   Introducing a noun clause; as, he said that he would come; introducing a clause of purpose or result; introducing an exclamation; as, Oh, that you were here!.
  26.   To introduce a consequence, result, or effect; - usually preceded by so or such, sometimes by that.

Quotes of That

  1. What we have to do is to find a solution that the interests of the national teams are respecting the interests of the clubs. And also the clubs they shall respect the interests and the aspirations of national teams. – Sepp Blatter
  2. If you be faithful, you will have that honor that comes from God: his Spirit will say in your hearts, Well done, good and faithful servants. – Adam Clarke
  3. I really have no ulterior motive in taking on certain roles. I have no larger issue that I really want to show people. I'm an actor, that's all. I just do what I do. – Sally Field
  4. This was meaningful that at almost 41 years old, I could be getting my first beauty campaign. – Teri Hatcher
  5. Why is Cloud 9 so amazing? What is wrong with Cloud 8? That joke came off the top of my head, and the top of my head ain't funny! – Mitch Hedberg
  6. Yes, I tried to change the classical style in a way that people who don't understand it can enjoy. – Nusrat F. A. Khan
  7. However, research in the years that followed found that in many of its important features, African American Vernacular English was becoming not less, but more different from other dialects. – William Labov
  8. I think that if you can achieve a balance, then you appease a lot of yourself and your career and what it takes to maintain in this business for a while. – Ray Liotta
  9. I said during the course of the campaign I didn't like it and I don't like the idea of having an opponent's picture on your ads and it would be nice to see candidates sign a pledge like that – Scott McCallum
  10. The chief condition on which, life, health and vigor depend on, is action. It is by action that an organism develops its faculties, increases its energy, and attains the fulfillment of its destiny. – Colin Powell
  11. It does not make sense that we are allowing known potential weapons, not unlike those the 9 -11 hijackers used to overcome the crews of four airplanes, to be taken aboard passenger aircraft. – Dave Reichert
  12. We need to be adopted by God through Jesus- that was what happened to me, and that's what changed my life so that now, I can see that my career can be part of a calling. – Cliff Richard
  13. Even today with the problems that we face, who would you rather be? Which country would you trade places with? – Marco Rubio
  14. It is not to be disguised, that a war has broken out between the North and the South. - Political and commercial men are industriously striving to restore peace: but the peace, which they would effect, is superficial, false, and temporary. – Gerrit Smith
  15. Most electronic equipment uses the principle of amplification. You need filters, modulators and mixing equipment which have gain stages. By piling these components up, I was able to work without any sound generators and I made several pieces in that manner. – David Tudor

Usage examples for That

  1. “ " That you have not had time enough. ” – Eastern Shame Girl The Wedding of Ya-Nei; A Strange Destiny; The Error of the Embroidered Slipper; The Counterfeit Old Woman; The Monastery of the Esteemed-Lotus; A Complicated Marriage by Charles Georges Souli
  2. Do you hear that Watty? ” – Steve Young by George Manville Fenn
  3. If it were only that – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  4. “ I say that it must be. ” – The Vicar of Bullhampton by Anthony Trollope
  5. “ No, no; I could not believe that – Weapons of Mystery by Joseph Hocking
  6. “ Is that not so, Ulrica, dear?" ” – A Poached Peerage by William Magnay
  7. “ " Like to see that George said. ” – O+F by John Moncure Wetterau
  8. “ " No." " Why do you tell me that – Daisy in the Field by Elizabeth Wetherell
  9. That is good of you. ” – The Sisters-In-Law by Gertrude Atherton
  10. Do you think she doesn't see that – The Debit Account by Oliver Onions
  11. That is what he is doing now. ” – The Lost Lady of Lone by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  12. And what is that – In Search of a Son by William Shepard Walsh
  13. But that will not do. ” – The Expositor's Bible: Colossians and Philemon by Alexander Maclaren
  14. “ No, that is not the trouble. ” – Lucy Maud Montgomery Short Stories, 1907 to 1908 by Lucy Maud Montgomery
  15. What will he say to that – Primitive Love and Love-Stories by Henry Theophilus Finck
  16. “ " That won't do, sir! ” – Hector's Inheritance or The Boys of Smith Institute by Horatio Alger
  17. You know that they are not like me and just said so. ” – Linda Condon by Joseph Hergesheimer
  18. Well, that can be done. ” – Fables for Children, Stories for Children, Natural Science Stories, Popular Education, Decembrists, Moral Tales by Leo Tolstoy
  19. Where will that go? ” – Trading by Susan Warner
  20. Will that help you? ” – A Letter of Credit by Susan Warner

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