Synonyms of as


1. arsenic, As, atomic number 33, chemical element, element

usage: a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys; found in arsenopyrite and orpiment and realgar

2. American Samoa, Eastern Samoa, AS

usage: a United States territory on the eastern part of the island of Samoa


1. equally, as, every bit

usage: to the same degree (often followed by `as'); "they were equally beautiful"; "birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly"; "sang as sweetly as a nightingale"; "he is every bit as mean as she is"

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Definition and meaning of as (Dictionary)