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as

conjunction

Synonyms and Antonyms of as

  1. 1 at or during the time that <he slipped as he was walking to his car> Synonyms when, so long as, while, whilst [chiefly British]Near Antonyms after

  2. 2 for the reason that <had his meals delivered to him as he couldn't navigate the icy sidewalk with his walker> Synonyms since, as long as, because, being (as or as how or that) [chiefly dialect], 'cause, considering, for, inasmuch as, now, seeing, whereas

  3. 3 in spite of the fact that <silly as it sounds, that's exactly the way that it happened> Synonyms albeit, although, howbeit, much as, notwithstanding, though, when, whereas, while, whilst [chiefly British]Related Words but, if

  4. 4 the way it would be or one would do if <his face looked as he'd gotten a terrible shock> Synonyms as if, as though, like




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