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as/so far as one/someone knows

Definition of as/so far as one/someone knows

  1. —used to say that one/someone thinks a statement is true but that there may be something he or she does not know which makes it untrue <It's safe, as far as I know.>



Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  at or to a considerable distance in space

    :  to a great extent :  much

    :  by a broad interval :  widely

  1. :  remote in space

    :  distinctly different in quality or relationship

    :  remote in time

someoneplay
  1. :  some person :  somebody

knowplay knows
  1. :  to perceive directly :  have direct cognition of

    :  to have understanding of

    :  to recognize the nature of :  discern

  1. :  knowledge


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