as long as

conjunction

Definition of as long as

1 :provided that
  • can do as they like as long as they have a B average
2 :inasmuch as, since
  • as long as you're going, I'll go too

Examples of as long as in a Sentence

  1. as long as I've got my boots on, I might as well go out and get the firewood

First Known Use of as long as

15th century

as long as Synonyms

Synonyms
as, since, because, being (as or as how or that) [chiefly dialect], 'cause, considering, for, inasmuch as, now, seeing, whereas


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