What does also mean?

Definitions for alsoˈɔl soʊ

Here are all the 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.]

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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


  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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