Egypt, which is one of the largest recipients of U.S. foreign aid, is thus owed compensation.
Her attendance will bring in more parishioners and thus more money to fund church programs.
Syria would be compensated with territory elsewhere and thus get 100 percent of its lands back.
Old English þus "in this way," related to þæt "that" and this, but the exact connection and Proto-Germanic history are obscure. Cognate with Old Saxon and Old Frisian thus, Middle Dutch and Dutch dus. Colloquial adverb thusly first recorded 1865.