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Synonyms of as if

the way it would be or one would do if
  • she looked as if she wanted to ask one more question before we left

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The first known use of as if was in the 13th century

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“As if.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/as%20if. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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