as to

preposition
1 : as for, about
  • at a loss as to how to explain the error
2 : according to, by
  • graded as to size and color

Examples of as to in a Sentence

  1. I'm in a quandary as to how to deal with the problem.

First Known Use of as to

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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as to Synonyms

Related Words

over;

Phrases

in regard to, in respect to, in view of, with regard to, with respect to;


AS TO Defined for Kids

as to

preposition
1 : with respect to : about
  • I'm confused as to what happened.
2 : according to 1
  • The flowers were graded as to color.


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