Synonyms of by in English:
2 please be there by midday
no later than, in good time for, at, before
3 the house by the lake
by all means
by and large
- by and large, all of the chapters follow the same formatlargely, mostly, mainly, to a large extent, to a great extent, to a great degree, on the whole, chiefly, generally, in general, predominantly, substantially, primarily, overall, for the most part, in the main, principally, in great measure, preponderantly, first and foremost, for all intents and purposes, basically;
- 1 reading by oneself was encouraged only when it was raining
- 2 there is no possibility of creating anything either by oneself or in conjunction with others
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by and by
- by and by you will learn the ropeseventually, ultimately, finally, in the end, as time goes on/by, one day, some day, sooner or later, in time, in a while, after a bit, in the long run, in the fullness of time, at a later time, at a later date, at length, at a future time/date, at some point in the future, in the future, in time to come, in due course
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