seeing as how

idiom
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of seeing as how

informal
:for the reason that :because
  • Seeing as how things were getting worse, she decided to do something.

Word by Word Definitions

seeing play
  1. : inasmuch as

  1. : the quality of the images of celestial bodies observed telescopically

how play
  1. : in what manner or way

  2. : for what reason : why

  3. : with what meaning : to what effect

  1. : the way or manner in which

  2. : that

  3. : however, as

  1. : a question about manner or method

  2. : manner, method


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