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Definitions for Because
bɪˈkɔz, -ˈkɒz, -ˈkʌzBe·cause

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  1. becauseadverb

    For the reason (that).

    Etymology: From bi cause = bi + cause, modelled on par cause

  2. becauseadverb

    On account (of), for sake (of).

    I ruined my life because of you!

    Etymology: From bi cause = bi + cause, modelled on par cause

  3. becauseconjunction

    By or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that.

    I hid myself because I was afraid.

    Etymology: From bi cause = bi + cause, modelled on par cause

  4. becauseconjunction

    As known because; as inferred because; as determined because.

    Etymology: From bi cause = bi + cause, modelled on par cause

  5. becauseconjunction

    So that, in order that.

    Etymology: From bi cause = bi + cause, modelled on par cause

Webster Dictionary

  1. Because

    by or for the cause that; on this account that; for the reason that

  2. Because

    in order that; that

Freebase

  1. Because

    "Because" is a song written by John Lennon and recorded by the Beatles in 1969. It features a prominent three-part vocal harmony by Lennon, McCartney and George Harrison, overdubbed twice to make nine voices in all. It first appeared on Abbey Road, immediately preceding the extended medley on side two of the record.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Because

    be-kawz′, adv. and conj. because of: for the reason that: on account of: for (followed by of). [Prep. by, and Cause.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Because in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Because in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of Because in a Sentence

  1. Michael Pillsbury:

    The biggest accomplishment on the trade talks is getting them (China) back to the table, but there's no date set and there was no public mention ... that they have taken back any of the 'reneging,' it's a bold decision because if he hadn't done it, we might be having no talks at all.

  2. Police Sanjeev Marik:

    This heinous act is done because of the (incorrect) beliefs of people and many of these beliefs often have ulterior motives behind them.

  3. Rush Limbaugh:

    My intention is to come here everyday I can and to do this program as normally and as competently and as expertly as I do each and every day, because that is the source of my greatest satisfaction.

  4. Peter Black:

    You can't just decide that because someone gets away with [atrocities] for 40 years, that they are innocent, you have to do what you can to achieve justice for the victims, as a statement about our response to these crimes.

  5. Thomas Alva Edison:

    Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

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