How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"as" is from "alswa" (quite so) spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
Indicates to the extent or to the degeee. Compares two items. Can be applied to a wide range of things.
Examples of how the word is used
|None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm.|
|Taken as directed they should last 12 hours.|