so much as
adverb Date: 15th century even 2d <
scowls if I so much as look at him
>

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • so much as — {adv. phr.} 1. Even. Usually used in negative sentences and questions. * /He didn t so much as thank me for returning his money that I found./ * /Would you so much as get me a glass of water? No, you wouldn t./ 2. See: AS MUCH AS(2) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • so much as — {adv. phr.} 1. Even. Usually used in negative sentences and questions. * /He didn t so much as thank me for returning his money that I found./ * /Would you so much as get me a glass of water? No, you wouldn t./ 2. See: AS MUCH AS(2) …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • so\ much\ as — adv. phr. 1. Even. Usually used in negative sentences and questions. He didn t so much as thank me for returning his money that I found. Would you so much as get me a glass of water? No, you wouldn t. 2. See: as much as(2) …   Словарь американских идиом

  • so much as — this much will anger me, very little will anger me    If that cat so much as touches the baby, I ll tie up its tail! …   English idioms

  • so much as — adverb Even; suggests a minimum, especially regarding what might be expected. Without so much as asking, he walked into the office and started digging through their files …   Wiktionary

  • It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right. — It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right. It is not desirable to cultivate a respect for the law, so much as for the right. Henry David Thoreau Nolo’s Plain English Law Dictionary. Gerald N. Hill, Kathleen… …   Law dictionary

  • Enter Without So Much as Knocking — is a poem written by Bruce Dawe. It can be found in the compilation, Sometimes Gladness: Collected Poems 1954 1992 .AnalysisTelevisionThe poem was written in 1959 and displays an Australia during the advent of television. The post war period of… …   Wikipedia

  • not so much as — not even the same amount as …   English contemporary dictionary

  • without so much as — even without …   English contemporary dictionary

  • 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

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”