Last modified on 28 April 2015, at 13:11

as well



as well (not comparable)

  1. (idiomatic) In addition; also.
    Wearing his hat and coat, he looked outside and decided he should take an umbrella, as well.
  2. To the same effect
    They might as well walk as drive in this traffic.
  3. (South Africa) me too

Usages notesEdit

  • In Canada, Anglophones frequently this locution initially rather than terminally.

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