such as

Definition of such as

1 used to introduce an example or series of examples
  • You will need some form of identification, such as a driver's license.
  • "I have my reasons for not wanting to go." "Such as?"
2 :of the specified kind
  • In cases such as this (one), it's best to be cautious.
  • Questions such as the one you've asked are difficult to answer.

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