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also Line breaks: also
Pronunciation: /ˈɔːlsəʊ/

Definition of also in English:

adverb

In addition; too: a brilliant linguist, he was also interested in botany dyslexia, also known as word blindness [sentence adverb]: also, a car’s very expensive to run
More example sentences
  • It has to be said that he was also the king of the double portion in the dinner hall.
  • There was also about a foot of snow outside, and the air was white as it went on falling.
  • It may come as a bit of a surprise to know that I also have a keen interest in language.
Synonyms
too, as well, besides, in addition, additionally, furthermore, further, moreover, into the bargain, on top (of that), over and above that, what's more, to boot, else, then, equally
informal and all
archaic withal, forbye

Origin

Old English alswā 'quite so, in that manner, similarly' (see all, so1).

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