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so

adverb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 for this or that reason
  • it was raining, so we stayed inside

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2 in like manner
  • the boss works very hard, and so does everyone else

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3 to a great degree
  • it's so cold outside

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4 without any question
  • you are so in trouble if I catch you sneaking out of the house again

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Synonyms & Antonyms of so (Entry 2 of 2)

being in agreement with the truth or a fact or a standard
  • I'm afraid that some of what you've said just isn't so

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The first known use of so was before the 12th century

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“So.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/so. Accessed 18 Aug. 2022.

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