What does Because mean?

Because meaning in General Dictionary

By and for the main cause that on this account that for the reason that

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  • By or even for the main cause that; on this account that; for the reason why.
  • so that; that.

Because meaning in Etymology Dictionary

c.1300, bi trigger "by cause," modeled on French par cause. Originally a phrase, often followed closely by a subordinate clause introduced by that or why. One-word from c.1400. As an adverb from belated 14c. Cut type cause attested on paper by mid-15c.


Because meaning in Symbols Dictionary

utilized in a proof to indicate "because".


Because meaning in General Dictionary

(conj.) By and for the main cause that; with this account that; given that.

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  • (conj.) In order that; that.

Sentence Examples with the word Because

Whatever happened, it wasn't because of a gang, and they were smart enough to know the difference between reality and what they saw on TV.

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