as well

See also: aswell

EnglishEdit

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /æzwɛl/, [æˑzˈwɛːɫ]
  • IPA(key): /æzˈwɛl/, [æˑzˈwɛːɫ]
  • IPA(key): /əzˈwɛl/
  • (file)

AdverbEdit

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.
    • 1898, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Women and Economics:
      There is no female mind. The brain is not an organ of sex. As well speak of the female liver.
  3. (South Africa) Me too.

Usage notesEdit

  • In Canada, it may be used either at the start of a phrase or at the end.

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ReferencesEdit

  • as well at OneLook Dictionary Search

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