as for


: with regard to : concerning
as for the others, they'll arrive later

Examples of as for in a Sentence

as for the others, let them get their own dinner
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Word History

First Known Use

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of as for was in the 15th century

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“As for.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 Sep. 2023.

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