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insofar as

conjunction

Simple Definition of insofar as

  • : to the extent or degree that

Full Definition of insofar as

  1. :  to the extent or degree that <we agree only insofar as the budget is concerned>

Examples of insofar as

  1. The news is good insofar as it suggests that a solution may be possible.

  2. <insofar as I know, there are no other complications for obtaining the building permit>



15th Century

First Known Use of insofar as

15th century


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