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Synonyms of 'because'

(conjunction) 
Definition
on account of the fact that
She didn't come along because she wasn't feeling well.
Synonyms
since
, ,
in that
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seeing as
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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 drink coffee. However, this use is considered nonstandard.

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