Definitions for alsoˈɔl soʊ

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word also

Princeton's WordNet

  1. besides, too, also, likewise, as well(adverb)

    in addition

    "he has a Mercedes, too"


  1. also(Adverb)

    In addition; besides; as well; further; too.

  2. also(Adverb)

    To the same degree or extent; so, as.

  3. 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.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Also

    in like manner; likewise

  2. Also

    in addition; besides; as well; further; too

  3. Also

    even as; as; so

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Also

    awl′so, adv. in like manner: further. [Compounded of all and so; A.S. al and swá.]

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'also' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #75

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'also' in Written Corpus Frequency: #208

  3. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'also' in Adverbs Frequency: #9

Anagrams for also »

  1. ASLO

  2. Laos, LAOS

  3. salo

  4. Laos


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of also in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of also in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    The blind also cry.

  2. Donald Tusk:

    Let us also be fair.

  3. John Milton:

    Reason also is choice.

  4. Kateryna Makova:

    They are also not young.

  5. Ulianov Franco:

    But there are also fears.

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