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Definitions of Because

  1.   For this cause that; on this account that.
  2.   In order that; that.
  3.   For the reason that.
  4.   For the reason that: on account of: for.
  5.   Signifies, by the cause of.
  6.   By or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that.
  7.   By cause, or by the cause; on this account; for this reason; inasmuch as.
  8.   For the reason that since.
  9.   For the reason that; since; inasmuch as.
  10.   By reason ( of).
  11.   By reason of; as, you are ill because of your own imprudence.

Quotes of Because

  1. Hating people because of their color is wrong. And it doesn't matter which color does the hating. It's just plain wrong. – Muhammad Ali
  2. It's about pursuing it rather than waiting to see what comes along. That's partly because I found myself getting typecast, as everyone does unless they pursue roles that are very different from what they've done before. – Christian Bale
  3. Handmade presents are scary because they reveal that you have too much free time. – Doug Coupland
  4. There are too many leaders anointed because they have a public voice- television, radio, or record, or whatever. That even includes myself. In the past, I'd say, 'Don't anoint me when you can anoint yourself.' – Chuck D.
  5. But once you are in that field, emotional intelligence emerges as a much stronger predictor of who will be most successful, because it is how we handle ourselves in our relationships that determines how well we do once we are in a given job. – Daniel Goleman
  6. The great disadvantage of our present electoral system is that it freezes the pattern of politics, and holds together the incompatible because everyone assumes that if a party splits it will be electorally slaughtered. – Roy Jenkins
  7. I like someone who is a little crazy but coming from a good place. I think scars are sexy because it means you made a mistake that led to a mess. – Angelina Jolie
  8. Croquet is tough. People play for months because the rules are so bizarre. Those crazy English. – Jane Kaczmarek
  9. But beyond the hysteria of phantom death panels, where is the abomination? Show me the provisions that will hurt consumers, because if you think a $110 billion a year tax break for working -class Americans to buy private health insurance is a government takeover, I welcome the debate. – Jim McDermott
  10. I don't want to make that sound like I'm preaching from a mountain top when I say you have to give your family everything, because I know it's hard for people. I'm lucky to be in a position where you can establish those ground rules and make it that way. – Tim McGraw
  11. In 1994 the U. S. Court of Appeals decided in the case of Oliver North to permit the release of grand jury evidence, because it had already been so thoroughly leaked. – Donella Meadows
  12. You can't remember the plot of the Dr Who movie because it didn't have one, just a lot of plot holes strung together. It did have a lot of flashing lights, though. – Terry Pratchett
  13. Any discrimination, like sharp turns in a road, becomes critical because of the tremendous speed at which we are traveling into the high -tech world of a service economy. – Clarence Thomas
  14. Y'know, the real reason why I was such a failure in the sense of being unable to make any sort of a living was because I was really not motivated. I had no motivation. – Paul Twitchell
  15. I was so happy that it filmed in New York not only because it's an amazing city, but also because a lot of people across the world somehow started to think about New York as a dangerous place to be and envisioned it as some war zone after that happened. – Alicia Witt

Usage examples for Because

  1. “ " I say 'no' because I don't wish to go," replied Miss Bloxam. ” – Belles and Ringers by Hawley Smart
  2. But I read them because I must- there was nothing else to do. ” – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  3. Because my time was up, sir! ” – The Spoilers of the Valley by Robert Watson
  4. Was it because you thought some one else could do it better? ” – West African studies by Mary Henrietta Kingsley
  5. Do I feel hurt because you will be married to him to- morrow? ” – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  6. Don't try to say what you mean- because you can't. ” – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  7. Because it is true that I never saw one of them- never! ” – The Letters of Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett, Vol. 1 (of 2) 1845-1846 by Robert Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Barrett
  8. “ Is it because I asked you to do it, papa? ” – Elsie at Nantucket by Martha Finley
  9. Because you know, Elizabeth, you're pretty gone on him, too! ” – Lady Merton, Colonist by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  10. “ " Because I am going to make more. ” – Roden's Corner by Henry Seton Merriman
  11. It is because of over- attention to himself that the disturbance occurs. ” – Psychotherapy by James J. Walsh
  12. “ I like you to go out, because if you didn't you'd never come home again, you know." ” – George Du Maurier, the Satirist of the Victorians by T. Martin Wood
  13. You ask me to stay away from you because you want me! ” – Alexander's Bridge and The Barrel Organ by Willa Cather and Alfred Noyes
  14. “ " Because I don't think that you will like it. ” – Jess by H. Rider Haggard
  15. “ I don't say that just because you're here. ” – Their Son; The Necklace by Eduardo Zamacois
  16. Because I know nothing myself. ” – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  17. Then you don't go because you want to? ” – Opportunities by Susan Warner
  18. You will know nothing, because there is nothing to know. ” – Sant' Ilario by F. Marion Crawford
  19. Because it would look as if you were afraid to. ” – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  20. Because we like them, I suppose. ” – If by Lord Dunsany [Dunsany, Edward John Moreton Drax Plunkett, Baron]

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