Definition of so:

part of speech: adverb, conjunction

In like manner, when preceded or followed by as; in such manner, when followed by that; in this way, when followed by as; for this reason; thus; thus it is; provided that; in a high degree, as, he was so good.

Usage examples:

  • I've so often spoken of you to my friends in Boston. in "".
  • It is so with us. G. A. Chadwick in "The Expositor's Bible: The Book of Exodus".
  • He was angry, violently so Charles Weathers Bump in "The Mermaid of Druid Lake and Other Stories".
  • It is not so Marcus Dods in "The Expositor's Bible: The Gospel of St. John, Vol. I".

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