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as such

Definition of as such

  1. 1 somewhat formal :  as that kind of person or thing <He was not only a politician but also an inventor and well-known as such.>

  2. 2 :  of the usual or expected kind :  in the usual sense <I have no boss as such, but I do have to answer to my clients.>

  3. 3 :  by, of, or in itself —used to indicate that something is being considered by itself and not along with other things <There's nothing wrong with gambling as such, but it's best to do it in moderation.>

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of, relating to, or near a shore

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