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Definition for: such

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English

Rank of this word in the English language, from analyzing texts from Project Gutenberg.
can made did #84: such great must these

Etymology

Middle English, from Old English swilc , swylc

Pronunciation

  • IPA: /sʌtʃ/ , SAMPA: /sVtS/
  • Rhymes: -ʌtʃ

Determiner

such

  1. Used to make a comparison with something implied by context.
    I’ve never seen such clouds in the sky before. (I’ve never seen clouds like those ...)
    Such is life. (Life is like that.)
  2. Used as an intensifier; roughly equivalent to so much of .
    The party was such a bore.
  3. Previously described (particularly used in formal documents).
    Such consent can only be given by way of a dated, signed letter.

Related terms

Translations

  • Dutch: zulke (1,4), zo (2,3,4)
  • French: tel (1,3,4), ainsi (2), tellement (3)
  • Ido: tala, tanta (3)
  • Portuguese: tal (3)
  • Romanian: asemenea
  • Russian: такой (takój)
  • Spanish: así (1), tan (2), tal sg . , tales pl . (3)



German

Verb

  1. conjugated form of suchen

Translations

Other Translations for "such"

Braille 6 Dot
Braille 8 Dot
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Morse Codesuch
Hexf3 f5 63 e8
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