What does because mean?

Definitions for because
bɪˈkɔz, -ˈkɒz, -ˈkʌzbe·cause

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word because.

Wiktionary

  1. because(Adverb)

    For the reason (that).

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

  2. because(Adverb)

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

    I ruined my life because of you!

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

  3. because(Conjunction)

    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. because(Conjunction)

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

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

  5. because(Conjunction)

    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.]

Suggested Resources

  1. because

    The because symbol -- In this Symbols.com article you will learn about the meaning of the because symbol and its characteristic.

How to pronounce because?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say because in sign language?

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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. Marco Aurelio Klein:

    There are only five working days to make it happen but it will happen, i am sure we will do it because there is no alternative. It is of fundamental importance for us to host the Olympic Games.

  2. Emeasoba George:

    Irrespective of how good or bad you do think life is treating you presently. For the fact you do wake up each day, be thankful to God at least for seeing the light of the day. Because, someone somewhere else was denied to see today/the present. Besides, many out there are just merely struggling to survive and yet they are not bothered neither are they complaining. So come on, give God thanks for who/what/where you are currently.

  3. Paul Anka:

    Sinatra had started to understand that he needed to do pop songs, which he hated, he was a purist of the standards. He hated Presley, and only liked me because I made money for the mob in Vegas. When my record company caught wind of it, they were pissed that I did n’t keep it for Paul Anka -LRB- left -RRB-. I said, ‘ Hey, I can write it, but I ’m not the guy to sing it. ’ It was for Frank, no one else.

  4. Larry Villa:

    Obviously, it's important, because if it weren't, Cruz wouldn't be appealing to evangelicals so strongly, i'm sure that (Cruz) is a Christian, good evangelist, but I think he just comes out more trying to sell it than just letting people know that that's who he is.

  5. Photographer Charles Guerin:

    Because I was shooting, I didn't see him, it was so fast.

Images & Illustrations of because

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