in so/as many words

Definition of in so/as many words

:in exactly those words or in exactly that way usually used in negative statements
  • "Did he say he wouldn't do it?" "Not in so/as many words, but that was the impression I got."

Word by Word Definitions

many play
  1. : consisting of or amounting to a large but indefinite number

  2. : being one of a large but indefinite number

  1. : a large number of persons or things

  1. : a large but indefinite number

  2. : the great majority of people

word play words
  1. : something that is said

  2. : talk, discourse

  3. : the text of a vocal musical composition

  1. : speak

  2. : to express in words : phrase


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