Synonyms of 'because'
They could not obey the command because they had no ammunition.
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usage note:The phrase on account of can provide a useful alternative to because of in writing. It occurs relatively infrequently in spoken language, where it is sometimes followed by a clause, as in on account of I don't do drugs. However, this use is considered nonstandard.
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Thesaurus for because from the Collins English Thesaurus
You use because when stating the reason for something.