Synonyms of 'by reason of'
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on account ofDictionary, through, because of
He pleaded innocent by reason of insanity.
on account of
He declined to give the speech on account of a sore throat.
the thought of someone suffering through a mistake of mine
He failed because of a lack of money.
Jobs could be lost due to political changes.
as a result of
He was out of work owing to a physical injury.
by virtue of
Mr Olaechea has British residency by virtue of his marriage.
as a consequence of
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Thesaurus for by reason of from the Collins English Thesaurus
If one thing happens by reason of another, it happens because of it.