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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. Colton Underwood:

    Colton Underwood doesnt just a lot of things that go into it. Its not a simple answer, people ask me the question and they expect this, Boom, this is why, and I cant give them that, because thats not how it is... Thats just the facts.

  2. Robert Beiser:

    As much as stories might come out about conspiracies to target people who are relatively safe, relatively less vulnerable, the truth is on the hotline, our data shows that people are exploited because traffickers know that there are certain groups of people that don't have the support, that don't have the ability to get accountability, or justice for themselves.

  3. Lane Kiffin:

    I can’t go to our team, not get vaccinated and say, ‘OK, we’re going to prepare and do all this work for a game.’ Also, what if you tested positive a couple of days before the game, say, ‘OK guys, thanks for all your work. I won’t be there, because I didn’t get vaccinated,’.

  4. Morton Blackwell:

    People get motivated when they get outraged, there's more conservative student activism going on because leftist activism is so outrageous.

  5. Jeb Bush:

    We're a pluralistic society. We're diverse, we have people that come from everywhere, we're not multicultural. We have a set of shared values that defines our national identity, and we should never veer away from that because that creates the extraordinary nature of our country.

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