forasmuch as
conjunction Date: 13th century in view of the fact that

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  • Forasmuch as — For For, prep. [AS. for, fore; akin to OS. for, fora, furi, D. voor, OHG. fora, G. vor, OHG. furi, G. f[ u]r, Icel. fyrir, Sw. f[ o]r, Dan. for, adv. f[ o]r, Goth. fa[ u]r, fa[ u]ra, L. pro, Gr. ?, Skr. pra . [root] 202. Cf. {Fore}, {First},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • forasmuch as — conjunction archaic because; since. Origin ME for as much, translating OFr. por tant que for so much as …   English new terms dictionary

  • forasmuch as — conjunction Inasmuch as; because; since …   Wiktionary

  • forasmuch as — (Roget s IV) conj. Syn. since, inasmuch as, whereas; see because , since 1 …   English dictionary for students

  • forasmuch as — Since, whereas, inasmuch as, because that, in consideration that, seeing that …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • forasmuch as — conj. archaic because, since. Etymology: = for as much …   Useful english dictionary

  • forasmuch as — /fɔrəzˈmʌtʃ æz/ (say fawruhz much az) conjunction in view of the fact that; seeing that; since …   Australian English dictionary

  • as — adv , conj. 1. similarly, equally, to the same extent, in equal degree, no less than, in the same proportion; to such a degree or extent, to the degree that, in proportion to which. 2. for example, for instance, namely, to wit, Latin, videlicet.… …   A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • As for — For For, prep. [AS. for, fore; akin to OS. for, fora, furi, D. voor, OHG. fora, G. vor, OHG. furi, G. f[ u]r, Icel. fyrir, Sw. f[ o]r, Dan. for, adv. f[ o]r, Goth. fa[ u]r, fa[ u]ra, L. pro, Gr. ?, Skr. pra . [root] 202. Cf. {Fore}, {First},… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • as — Synonyms and related words: ad eundem, after this fashion, along these lines, as an example, as an instance, as long as, as things go, as well, at what price, because, being, being as how, by what mode, by what name, cause, ceteris paribus,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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