forasmuch as

conjunction

for·​as·​much as ˈfȯr-əz-ˌmə-chəz How to pronounce forasmuch as (audio)
: in view of the fact that

Word History

First Known Use

13th century, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of forasmuch as was in the 13th century

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Cite this Entry

“Forasmuch as.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/forasmuch%20as. Accessed 20 May. 2024.

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