as much
phrasal 1. the same in quantity <
not quite as much money
>
2. to the same degree <
likes baseball almost as much as he likes golf
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • as much — {n.} The same; exactly that. * /Don t thank me, I would do as much for anyone./ * /Did you lose your way? I thought as much when you were late in coming./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • as much — {n.} The same; exactly that. * /Don t thank me, I would do as much for anyone./ * /Did you lose your way? I thought as much when you were late in coming./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • as much as — {adv. phr.} 1. or[much as] Even though; although. * /As much as I hate to do it, I must stay home and study tonight./ 2. or[so much as] Just the same as; almost; practically; really. * /By running away he as much as admitted that he had taken the …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • as much as — {adv. phr.} 1. or[much as] Even though; although. * /As much as I hate to do it, I must stay home and study tonight./ 2. or[so much as] Just the same as; almost; practically; really. * /By running away he as much as admitted that he had taken the …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • In as much as — In In, prep. [AS. in; akin to D. & G. in, Icel. [=i], Sw. & Dan. i, OIr. & L. in, Gr. en. [root]197. Cf. 1st {In }, {Inn}.] The specific signification of in is situation or place with respect to surrounding, environment, encompassment, etc. It is …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Twice as Much — Origin London, England Genres Pop music, psychedelic pop Instruments Vocal duo Years active 1966–1968 …   Wikipedia

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  • For as much 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

  • for as much as — {conj.}, {formal} Because; since. * /For as much as the senator is eighty years old, we feel he should not run for reelection./ Syn.: INASMUCH AS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • for as much as — {conj.}, {formal} Because; since. * /For as much as the senator is eighty years old, we feel he should not run for reelection./ Syn.: INASMUCH AS …   Dictionary of American idioms

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