besides, too, also, likewise, as well(adverb)
"he has a Mercedes, too"
In addition; besides; as well; further; too.
To the same degree or extent; so, as.
Origin: From also, from ealswa, eallswa, from eall + swa. Cognate with alzo ("so") and als ("if"), also, också and aq sa, compound of aq and sa. See all, so, as.
in like manner; likewise
in addition; besides; as well; further; too
even as; as; so
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
awl′so, adv. in like manner: further. [Compounded of all and so; A.S. al and swá.]
What does ALSO stand for? -- Explore the various meanings for the ALSO acronym on the Abbreviations.com website.
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'also' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #75
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'also' in Written Corpus Frequency: #208
Rank popularity for the word 'also' in Adverbs Frequency: #9
The numerical value of also in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of also in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream not only plan, but also believe.
It is not enough to have knowledge, one must also apply it. It is not enough to have wishes, one must also accomplish.
Those big scale companies are also eager to expand their operations into the adjacent peatland, whether they deliberately set the fire, or they can also ask people in the communities around their areas to burn the land, that's also a possibility. And then at the end, those burned areas are proposed as the expansion of their plantation.
We add wood to a reactor and then we also need a catalyst, which is a specific material that will do the chemical reactions in the wood so it will selectively depolymerize our lignin material into chemicals; and then last but not least we also need solvent to extract the lignin out of the solid material and there we can use water for or also various kinds of bio-derived alcohols.
I think one has to tell people and also the financial markets that I, a German chancellor and also the German government, has always pursued a policy of Greece staying in the euro zone and that also the commitments that we entered into between Greece and the troika, Greece and European member states, were abided by and respected, greece has actually made a lot of sacrifices. For many people in Greece these have been very difficult years. We've come a long way.
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- أيضًا, كذلكArabic
- също така, съ̀щоBulgarian
- tambéCatalan, Valencian
- además, tambiénSpanish
- samuti, ka, ühtlasiEstonian
- نیز, هم, همچنینPersian
- myös, -kinFinnish
- við, eisiniFaroese
- également, aussiFrench
- ekWestern Frisian
- freisin, chomh maith, fosta, leisIrish
- cuideachd, mar an ceudnaScottish Gaelic
- szintén, is, ugyancsakHungarian
- նույնպես, նաևArmenian
- etiam, anque, tambenInterlingua
- líka, einnigIcelandic
- また, さらに, にも, もJapanese
- -ც, აგრეთვე, დამატებით, ასევეGeorgian
- 또한, 또, 역시Korean
- taip patLithuanian
- tāpat, arīLatvian
- и́сто та́ка, ка́ко иMacedonian
- anke, ukollMaltese
- også, òg, dessutenNorwegian
- eveneens, tevens, ookDutch
- òg, dessutan, ogsåNorwegian Nynorsk
- ałdóʼNavajo, Navaho
- też, również, takżePolish
- încă, de asemenea, șiRomanian
- то́же, та́кжеRussian
- također, такође, такођер, takođeSerbo-Croatian
- aj, tiežSlovak
- din, rinTagalog
- теж, тако́ж, так са́моUkrainian
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