Definition of now then in English:

now then

phrase

  • 1Used to get someone's attention or to invite a response.

    ‘now then, who's for a coffee?’
  • 2Used as an expression of mild remonstrance or warning.

    ‘now then, Emily, I think Sarah has suffered enough’
    • ‘Now then, now then - Sir Jimmy Savile OBE is all set to help Otley's Christmas lights switch-on a much brighter affair this year.’
    • ‘Now then now then guys and gals, I'll give you two points for the name of the song and five points for the name of the band.’