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Definition of So

  • In that manner or degree; as, indicated (in any way), or as implied, or as supposed to be known.
  • In like manner or degree; in the same way; thus; for like reason; whith equal reason; -- used correlatively, following as, to denote comparison or resemblance; sometimes, also, following inasmuch as.
  • In such manner; to such degree; -- used correlatively with as or that following; as, he was so fortunate as to escape.
  • Very; in a high degree; that is, in such a degree as can not well be expressed; as, he is so good; he planned so wisely.
  • In the same manner; as has been stated or suggested; in this or that condition or state; under these circumstances; in this way; -- with reflex reference to something just asserted or implied; used also with the verb to be, as a predicate.
  • The case being such; therefore; on this account; for this reason; on these terms; -- used both as an adverb and a conjuction.
  • It is well; let it be as it is, or let it come to pass; -- used to express assent.
  • Well; the fact being as stated; -- used as an expletive; as, so the work is done, is it?
  • Is it thus? do you mean what you say? -- with an upward tone; as, do you say he refuses? So?
  • About the number, time, or quantity specified; thereabouts; more or less; as, I will spend a week or so in the country; I have read only a page or so.
  • Provided that; on condition that; in case that; if.
  • Be as you are; stand still; stop; that will do; right as you are; -- a word used esp. to cows; also used by sailors.
  • the syllable naming the fifth (dominant) note of any musical scale in solmization
  • in truth (often tends to intensify)
  • (used to introduce a logical conclusion) from that fact or reason or as a result
  • subsequently or soon afterward (often used as sentence connectors)
  • in a manner that facilitates
  • in the way indicated
  • to a very great extent or degree
  • (usually followed by `that') to an extent or degree as expressed
  • in such a condition or manner, especially as expressed or implied
  • to a certain unspecified extent or degree
  • in the same way; also

How to use so in a sentence. So pronunciation.

Some months later the following letter came to David Claridge in Cairo from Faith Claridge in Hamley: David, I write thee from the village and the land of the people which thou didst once love so well.
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So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.
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But, as I did so, my heart stood still, for I heard voices.
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I feel Soolsby here at times so sharply that it would seem he came again and was in this room, though he is dead and gone.
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I ask him how it came he lived here alone; how it came that he made chairs, he, with brains enough to build great houses or great bridges; how it was that drink and he were such friends; and how he, a Catholic, lived here among us Quakers, so singular, uncompanionable, and severe.
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Well, it was so strange, and it fixed itself upon my mind so deeply, and thy writings at the hut have been so much in my hands and in my mind, that I have put it all down here.
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In degree it has ever been so; but now it is like a constant frown upon his forehead.
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Lacey had talked so much, not because he was garrulous only, but because the inquiry in David's eyes was an encouragement to talk.
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They call him the Ropemaker, because so many pass through his hands to the Nile.
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The Old Muslin I call him, because he's so diaphanous.
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Many had heard of David, a few had seen him, and now all eyed with inquisitive interest one who defied so many of the customs of his countrymen; who kept on his hat; who used a Mahommedan salutation like a true believer; whom the Effendina honoured-and presently honoured in an unusual degree by seating him at table opposite himself, where his Chief Chamberlain was used to sit.
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Perhaps that was why he had lived so near the person of the Prince, had held office so long.
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Kaid might slay, might toss a pasha or a slave into the Nile now and then, might invite a Bey to visit him, and stroke his beard and call him brother and put diamond-dust in the coffee he drank, so that he died before two suns came and went again, "of inflammation and a natural death"; but he, Achmet Pasha, was the dark Inquisitor who tortured every day, for whose death all men prayed, and whom some would have slain, but that another worse than himself might succeed him.
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Only Nahoum Pasha had noticed his arrested look, so motionless did he sit; and now, without replying, he bowed gravely and deferentially to Kaid, who rose from the table.
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He was seldom without the string of beads so many Orientals love to carry, and, Armenian Christian as he was, the act seemed almost religious.
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So far at least it had been so.
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Besides, the game afoot was not of his making, and he was ready to await the finish, the more so because he was sure that to-morrow would bring forth momentous things.
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Softly turning the handle of the big wooden doors which faced him, he opened them an inch or so, and listened.
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He would talk with Kald, then go again among them all, and so pass out unsuspected and safe.
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He went hastily and noiselessly-his footfall was light for so heavy a man-through the large room to the farther side from that by which David and Kaid had first entered.
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Examples of So

Example #1
Does thee love them still?
Example #2
They gave thee sour bread to eat ere thy going, but yet thee didst grind the flour for the baking.
Example #3
But, as I did so, my heart stood still, for I heard voices.
Example #4
Yet I felt that I must needs go and lay my hand in love upon the door of the empty hut which had been ever as thee left it.
Example #5
The door was open, but I could see no one.
Example #6
So I came down the little path swiftly, and then round the great rock, and up towards the door.