as much as

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idiom (1)

used to say that two things are equal in amount or degree
He likes hockey as much as he likes basketball.
used to say that an amount is as large as another amount
She earns as much as he does.
: almost but not quite
He as much as admitted his guilt.

as much as

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idiom (2)

: even though : despite the fact that
As much as I respect him, I still have to disagree with him on this point.

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“As much as.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 22 Mar. 2023.

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