Definitions of as

  1.   a United States territory on the eastern part of the island of Samoa
  2.   a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys found in arsenopyrite and orpiment and realgar
  3.   often followed by as' to the same degree they were equally beautiful birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly sang as sweetly as a nightingale every bit' is informal as in he is every bit as mean as she is
  4.   to the same degree often followed by as' they were equally beautiful birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly sang as sweetly as a nightingale he is every bit as mean as she is
  5.   Denoting equality or likeness in kind degree or manner like similar to in the same manner with or in which in accordance with in proportion to to the extent or degree in which or to which equally no less than as ye shall be as gods knowing good and evil you will reap as you sow do as you are bidden
  6.   While during or at the same time that when as he trembled as he spoke
  7.   Because since it being the case that
  8.   Expressing concession Often approaching though in meaning
  9.   That introducing or expressing a result or consequence after the correlatives so and such
  10.   As if as though
  11.   Than
  12.   Expressing a wish
  13.   An ace
  14.   A Roman weight answering to the libra or pound equal to nearly eleven ounces Troy weight It was divided into twelve ounces
  15.   A Roman copper coin originally of a pound weight 12 oz but reduced after the first Punic war to two ounces in the second Punic war to one ounce and afterwards to half an ounce
  16.   Since
  17.   In the idea character or condition of limiting the view to certain attributes or relations as virtue considered as virtue this actor will appear as Hamlet
  18.   if as though
  19.   For instance by way of example thus used to introduce illustrative phrases sentences or citations
  20.   Equally in like manner for example because similar to
  21.   While when because
  22.   1 Abbreviation for astigmatism or astigmatic 2 Symbol of arsenum
  23.   Similarly for example while in like manner
  24.   Rel pro from the Scand
  25.   Like for example when
  26.   Like for instance in the character of when because since
  27.   Like to in the manner in which when for example in the state of
  28.   That As if as it would be if as to as for with respect to As though as if As well as equally with As yet till now
  29.   The Roman pound of 12 ounces a Roman bronze coin an integer a whole
  30.   Signifying agreement in manner in general likeness of manner for example equally
  31.   The anc Roman pound consisting of twelve parts or ounces

Quotes of as

  1. I believed in myself and I've always worked very very hard as an artist and I am an artist in every sense of the word – Erykah Badu
  2. And of course method is very important as is a high -quality specialist trainer working with you to keep you going in the right direction for your improvement and to help create results – Sergei Bubka
  3. I haven't been as wild with my money as somebody like me might have been I've been very safe very conservative with investments I don't blow money I don't have a ton of houses I know things can go away I've already had that experience – Jim Carrey
  4. I am always more interested in performance and character depiction and my direction says as much – Lasse Hallstrom
  5. Somehow I got to be one of five or six actors that the directors would use as guinea pigs at this directing colloquium where people pay to listen to and watch the directors direct – Beth Henley
  6. A journey of four hundred and thirty miles can be made in any part of the United States but in Turkey it takes as many days – Ellsworth Huntington
  7. Our purpose as we face these challenges remains clear fair and orderly markets that allow for efficient capital formation while protecting the interests of investors – Arthur Levitt
  8. As the unity of the modern world becomes increasingly a technological rather than a social affair the techniques of the arts provide the most valuable means of insight into the real direction of our own collective purposes – Marshall McLuhan
  9. Clinton and Obama practice this politics known quaintly as the Richard Speck strategy if you cannot take on everyone in the room at once take them out of the room one at a time – Grover Norquist
  10. While many people think that we as reporters are whining and that this is a time of war we are really the conveyors of truth in a very critical time and people need to know that truth – Judd Rose
  11. This monument is going to be built as a symbol – Bill Russell
  12. I think Chappelle set the bar when he came out with his show To be as great as him or greater you have to push it a little further as long as there's substance in terms of the material – Aries Spears
  13. As far as talent goes we had pretty much everything and I think that's why this year was so successful – Carrie Underwood
  14. For as long as this nation has known war we have embraced the heroes it has produced – Jim Walsh
  15. The government lied about inventing the HIV virus as a means of genocide against people of color The government lied – Jeremiah Wright

Usage examples for as

  1. Much as John Jr ” – 'Lena Rivers by Mary J. Holmes
  2. Not as I can see – The Landlord at Lion's Head, Complete by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  3. “ He's one but he is not so bad as Brayder ” – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. You look as if you thought so – The Mayor's Wife by Anna Katherine Green
  5. It did as you know – Ashton-Kirk, Criminologist by John T. McIntyre
  6. Speak to me as Miss Dalton or you shall not speak to me at all – The Living Link by James De Mille
  7. Listen Penny you know as much about it as I do – Hoofbeats on the Turnpike by Mildred A. Wirt
  8. It was as Carlin said – Son of Power by Will Levington Comfort and Zamin Ki Dost
  9. As the heart so is the life – The Girl Wanted by Nixon Waterman
  10. “ I know as much about it as you do – Among the Pond People by Clara Dillingham Pierson
  11. And as for the mother – The Dead Lake and Other Tales by Paul Heyse
  12. Oh you must take it all as said man – Viviette by William J. Locke
  13. It was better as it was – Yellow-Cap and Other Fairy-Stories For Children by Julian Hawthorne
  14. But life was not as it had been for Lenore Anderson ” – The Desert of Wheat by Zane Grey
  15. It's as you like he said to her not to me – The La Chance Mine Mystery by Susan Carleton Jones
  16. “ To me as to all it must come – Temporal Power by Marie Corelli
  17. This is as hard for me as it can be for you – By Wit of Woman by Arthur W. Marchmont
  18. As if I thought of that – The Thin Red Line; and Blue Blood by Arthur Griffiths
  19. As if I did not know Mrs Dare – Mrs. Halliburton's Troubles by Mrs. Henry Wood
  20. “ I think it would be quite as much so now – Can You Forgive Her? by Anthony Trollope

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