insofar as
conjunction Date: 15th century to the extent or degree that <
we agree only insofar as the budget is concerned
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  • insofar as — [[t]ɪ̱nsəfɑ͟ːr æz[/t]] also in so far as PHR CONJ SUBORD You use insofar as to introduce a statement which explains and adds to something you have just said. [FORMAL] We are entering a period of less danger insofar as the danger of nuclear war… …   English dictionary

  • insofar as — {conj.} To the extent that; to the point that; as much as. * /You will learn your lessons only insofar as you are willing to keep studying them./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • insofar as — {conj.} To the extent that; to the point that; as much as. * /You will learn your lessons only insofar as you are willing to keep studying them./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • insofar\ as — conj To the extent that; to the point that; as much as. You will learn your lessons only insofar as you are willing to keep studying them …   Словарь американских идиом

  • insofar as — conjunction : in such measure as : to such extent or degree as we will succeed only insofar as we are prepared to sacrifice secondary objectives …   Useful english dictionary

  • insofar as — conjunction /ɪn.səʊˈfɑːrəz,ɪn.soʊˈfɑrəz/ to the extent that Insofar as it expresses an expansion in physical plant, it ought to make possible the production of more goods. Syn: inasmuch as, in that …   Wiktionary

  • insofar as — in|so|far as [ ,ınsou far æz ] conjunction FORMAL used for talking about the degree to which something happens, or the situation in which something happens: She cites other scholars work only insofar as it supports her own theories …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • insofar as — UK [ˌɪnsəʊˈfɑːr æz] / US [ˌɪnsoʊˈfɑr æz] conjunction formal used for talking about the degree to which something happens, or the situation in which something happens She cites other scholars work only insofar as it supports her own theories …   English dictionary

  • insofar as — [ˌɪnsəʊˈfɑːr æz] conjunction formal to the degree that something happens or is true She cites other scholars work only insofar as it supports her own theories.[/ex] …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • insofar as — /ɪnsoʊˈfar æz/ (say insoh fahr az) conjunction to the extent that. Also, in so far as …   Australian English dictionary

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