because of
preposition Date: 14th century by reason of ; on account of

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  • Because of — Because Be*cause , conj. [OE. bycause; by + cause.] 1. By or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that. Milton. [1913 Webster] 2. In order that; that. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] And the multitude rebuked them because they should… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • because of — {prep.} On account of; by reason of; as a result of. * /The train arrived late because of the snowstorm./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • because of — {prep.} On account of; by reason of; as a result of. * /The train arrived late because of the snowstorm./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • Because of You (1940 song) — Because of You is a popular song. It was written by Arthur Hammerstein and Dudley Wilkinson in 1940 for the movie I Was An American Spy. A 1951 recording by Tony Bennett (Columbia Records catalog number 39362, recorded April 4, 1951) was the… …   Wikipedia

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