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Pronunciation: /æz; əz/

Translation of as in French:


  • 1 comme as you know comme vous le savez as usual comme d'habitude do as I say fais ce que je te dis leave it as it is laisse-le tel quel as she was coming down the stairs comme elle descendait l'escalier as she grew older au fur et à mesure qu'elle vieillissait as a child, he… (quand il était) enfant, il...
  • 2 (because, since) comme, puisque as you were out, I left a note comme or puisque tu étais sorti, j'ai laissé un petit mot
  • 3 (although) strange as it may seem aussi curieux que cela puisse paraître try as he might, he could not forget it il avait beau essayer, il ne pouvait pas oublier
  • 4the same…as le/la même…que I've got a jacket the same as yours j'ai la même veste que toi


  • comme, en dressed as a sailor habillé/-e en marin he works as a pilot il travaille comme pilote a job as a teacher un poste d'enseignant/-e to treat sb as an equal traiter qn en égal


  • (in comparisons) he is as intelligent as you il est aussi intelligent que toi as fast as you can aussi vite que possible he's twice as strong as me il est deux fois plus fort que moi I have as much or as many as she has j'en ai autant qu'elle as much as possible autant que possible as little as possible le moins possible as soon as possible dès que possible he has a house in Nice as well as an apartment in Paris il a une maison à Nice ainsi qu'un appartement à Paris

phr (as for)

  • quant à, pour ce qui est de

phr (as of)

  • à partir de

phr (as if)

  • comme (si) it looks as if we've lost on dirait que nous avons perdu

phr (as long as)

phr (as such)

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Pronunciation: ɪntəˈfjuːz
join or mix (two or more things) together