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Definition of Such

  • Of that kind; of the like kind; like; resembling; similar; as, we never saw such a day; -- followed by that or as introducing the word or proposition which defines the similarity, or the standard of comparison; as, the books are not such that I can recommend them, or, not such as I can recommend; these apples are not such as those we saw yesterday; give your children such precepts as tend to make them better.
  • Having the particular quality or character specified.
  • The same that; -- with as; as, this was the state of the kingdom at such time as the enemy landed.
  • Certain; -- representing the object as already particularized in terms which are not mentioned.
  • to so extreme a degree

How to use such in a sentence. Such pronunciation.

The tavern, the theatre, the cross-roads, and the cockpit-was ever such a day!
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He came to snatch old Soolsby's palace, his nest on the hill, to use it for a telescope, or such whimsies.
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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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I have no clothes for such affairs.
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He said it with such an air of sincerity, with such dissimulation, that, for the moment, David was deceived.
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He could little imagine Foorgat doing this from mere courtesy; he could not imagine any woman, save one wholly sophisticated, or one entirely innocent, trusting herself with him-and in such a place.
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How often in Egypt this gesture and such words were the prelude to assassination, from which there was no escape save by death itself.
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Escape, he knew, there was none, if his death was determined on; for spies were everywhere, and slaves in the pay of Kaid were everywhere, and such as were not could be bought or compelled, even if he took refuge in the house of a foreign consul.
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A few moments later all that was left of Foorgat Bey was sitting in his carriage beside Mizraim the Chief Eunuch-sitting upright, stony, and still, and in such wise was driven swiftly to his palace.
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I was mad to go upon such an adventure, but I meant no ill.
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Do I seem to thee such a fool?
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Were there, then, among the Christians such holy men as among the Muslims, who saw things before they happened, and read the human mind?
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Such as thou had the ear of the Prince, and such as Nahoum, also an infidel, who favoured the infidels of Europe.
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Such as thou should have been stayed at the door.
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Please note neither this listing nor its contents are final til midnight of the last day of the month of any such announcement.
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If you received this eBook on a physical medium (such as a disk), you must return it with your request.
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PUNITIVE OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, EVEN IF YOU GIVE NOTICE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
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If you received it on a physical medium, you must return it with your note, and such person may choose to alternatively give you a replacement copy.
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If you received it electronically, such person may choose to alternatively give you a second opportunity to receive it electronically.
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And if we go on to countenance such open and flagrant Defiances of Almighty God, have we not great Reason to fear his heavy Judgments will consume us?
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Examples of Such

Example #1
Now, Davy, I must tell of a strange thing.
Example #2
Thee didst frighten all who knew thee with thy doings that mad midsummer time.
Example #3
He has scientific tricks like his father before him.
Example #4
That is what his father was, the last Earl, and that is what he is who left my door but now.
Example #5
I think it true, and sadly true, that a man with a vice which he is able to satisfy easily and habitually, even as another satisfies a virtue, may give up the wider actions of the world and the possibilities of his life for the pleasure which his one vice gives him, and neither miss nor desire those greater chances of virtue or ambition which he has lost.
Example #6
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.