1

so much

adverb

Definition of so much

: by the amount indicated or suggested
  • if they lose their way, so much the better for us

First Known Use of so much

13th century

in the meaning defined above

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2

so much

pronoun

Definition of so much

1 : something (such as an amount or price) unspecified or undetermined
  • charge so much a mile
2 : all that can be or is to be said or done
  • so much for the history of the case

First Known Use of so much

14th century

in the meaning defined at sense 1

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3

so much

adjective

Definition of so much

used as an intensive
  • the house burned like so much paper
  • sounded like so much nonsense

First Known Use of so much

1557

in the meaning defined above

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