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Definitions for also
ˈɔl soʊal·so

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. besides, too, also, likewise, as welladverb

    in addition

    "he has a Mercedes, too"

Wiktionary

  1. alsoadverb

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

    Etymology: 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.

  2. alsoadverb

    To the same degree or extent; so, as.

    Etymology: 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.]

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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

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Numerology

  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

Examples of also in a Sentence

  1. Marie Lukasa:

    We also want holistic treatment.

  2. Pheu Thai Party:

    There is suspicion about extra ballots where the number of ballots was higher than the number of voters in some districts, there is also suspicion about reports of vote-buying.

  3. Teruhito Komatsu:

    We can drink in the concourse normally and we can sing normally during games as masks are not required when eating, drinking, and being seated, the situation outside of football grounds is also the same. Many fans go to packed pubs and sing loudly just like we used to before lockdown.

  4. Theresa Whelan:

    We've been operating at such a high tempo for the last decade-plus. And with budgets going down, what we've got to do is essentially ... eat our young, so to speak, we've mortgaged the future in order to facilitate current operations. That has affected readiness and it's also affected the development of force for the future. And as the threats grow, this is only going to get worse.

  5. Haim Dagan:

    In all the beaches you will hear the sound of the matkot - and if you are not careful you can also get hit by a ball.

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