as well as

conjunction

Definition of as well as

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: and in addition : and brave as well as loyal

as well as

preposition

Definition of as well as (Entry 2 of 2)

: in addition to : besides the coach, as well as the team, is ready

Synonyms for as well as

Synonyms: Preposition

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Examples of as well as in a Sentence

Preposition we offer electronic toys as well as rent out video games

First Known Use of as well as

Conjunction

15th century, in the meaning defined above

Preposition

1589, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of as well as was in the 15th century

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Dictionary Entries Near as well as

as we know it

as well as

as/when the spirit moves one

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“As well as.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/as%20well%20as. Accessed 6 Jul. 2022.

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