Definition of just as
1 : to an equal degree as Our house is just as nice as theirs. This one is just as good as that one. She performs just as well as he does.
2 : in the same way as Just as we hope to be forgiven, so we should forgive others. Just as I thought/suspected, the door is locked.
Word by Word Definitions
: having a basis in or conforming to fact or reason : reasonable
: conforming to a standard of correctness : proper
: faithful to an original
: exactly, precisely
: very recently
: by a very small margin : barely
: archaic variant ofjoust
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