2012년 12월 4일 화요일

Dic: with that


■ (or at that): thereupon; having said or done that

■ immediately after that; thereupon, therewith

  • thereupon the entire class applauded.
  • with that, she left the room.
  • I therewith withdraw my complaints
■ and then, or after doing or saying that:
  • "I still think you're wrong, " he said and with that he drove off.
■ immediately after doing or saying something
  • He gave a little wave and with that he was gone.
... Collins, WordNet, CALD, LDOCE

CF.

■ at that: (completive-intensive) additionally, all things considered, or nevertheless
  • he's a pleasant fellow at that.
  • I might decide to go at that.
■  ... at that : INFORMAL. in addition to that:
  • It's too expensive, and probably out-of-date at that.
... Collins, CALD

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