likewise also

eac swelce

English to the Old English. 2014.

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  • likewise — *also, too, besides, moreover, furthermore …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • likewise — This is a standard adverb meaning moreover, in addition : Mrs. James is likewise our best hostess. Likewise also means similarly, same here, in the same way. It must be this latter meaning that causes a person to acknowledge an introduction to… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • Also — Al so, adv. & conj. [All + so. OE. al so, AS. ealsw[=a], alsw?, [ae]lsw[ae]; eal, al, [ae]l, all + sw[=a] so. See {All}, {So}, {As}.] 1. In like manner; likewise. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 2. In addition; besides; as well; further; too. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • also — also, too, likewise, besides, moreover, furthermore denote in addition and are used when joining (not necessarily in the same sentence) one proposition or consideration to another. Also adds to a statement something that may be affirmed equally… …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • likewise — like also, is used as an adverb and not a conjunction in standard English: Go and do likewise / They likewise prefer reading. In uses where it might be a conjunction, it normally needs the support of a genuine conjunction such as and: A heated… …   Modern English usage

  • Likewise — Like wise (l[imac]k w[imac]z ), adv. & conj. [See {Wise}, n.] In like manner; also; moreover; too. See {Also}. [1913 Webster] Go, and do thou likewise. Luke x. 37. [1913 Webster] For he seeth that wise men die; likewise the fool and the brutish… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • also, and also — Also is an adverb meaning besides, in addition : He also likes music implies that he likes something other than or in addition to music. In writing, also should not be used as a conjunction to join words or to introduce a sentence; avoid such… …   Dictionary of problem words and expressions

  • likewise — index also Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • likewise — [adv] also, similarly additionally, along, as well, besides, correspondingly, further, furthermore, in addition, in like manner, in the same way, more, moreover, so, too, withal; concept 563 Ant. contrariwise, opposing, opposite, reverse …   New thesaurus

  • likewise — ► ADVERB 1) also; moreover. 2) similarly. ORIGIN from the phrase in like wise …   English terms dictionary

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