Pronunciation of As
/ˈaz/, /ˈaz/, /ˈa_z/

Synonyms for as:

Old English


Sense 1

meanwhile, according to, en masse, Because, concurrent, concomitant, Since, parallel, synchronous, synchronicity, clash, en bloc, That, contemporaneous, simultaneous.

Sense 2

alongside, accompaniment, nay, double, concurrence, together, besides.

Sense 4

precisely, witness, explain.

Sense 6

look at.

for instance

for example.

Other synonyms and related words:

besides, precisely, inasmuch as, according to, being, That, while, seeing, like, when, Albeit, explain, witness, as if, for example, alongside, together, as though, meanwhile, Whilst, concurrent, Considering, double, Whereas, although, nay, evenly, Because, Since, simultaneous, as long as.

while (adverb)


all (adverb)

equally, every bit.

because (conjunction)

Whereas, Since, inasmuch as, Considering, as long as.

in the way that; to a degree (conjunction)

equally, like, being.

AS (noun)

American Samoa, Eastern Samoa, atomic number 33, arsenic, every bit, equally.

Sense 1 (noun)

concurrent, together, meanwhile, simultaneous.

Sense 3 (noun)

explain, besides, nay, look at, precisely.

Sense 4 (noun)


as (noun)

American Samoa, Eastern Samoa, atomic number 33, arsenic, every bit, equally.

location (noun)

American Samoa, Eastern Samoa.

substance (noun)

arsenic, atomic number 33.

Usage examples for as:

  • " Then you know as much as I do," said Olga. - "The Keeper of the Door", Ethel M. Dell.
  • But perhaps, Mr. Mollett, I can do as well. - "Castle Richmond", Anthony Trollope.
  • You did all as we said we would have it? - "Opportunities", Susan Warner.

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