Definition of 'as such'
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They are toys and should only be used as such. The Sun (2015)As such it was soon in great demand. Times, Sunday Times (2010)He is not against economic growth as such. The Times Literary Supplement (2012)The wedding went off much as such affairs do. Wives and Daughters (1864)He is against due process as such. Times, Sunday Times (2006)And as such it pretty much sets the tone of this show. Times, Sunday Times (2014)But he is not against withdrawal as such. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Vouchers are not a product as such, just a means of obtaining a product. Times, Sunday Times (2011)There is no drama as such, just finely caught atmosphere. Times, Sunday Times (2008)None of the changes have surprised me as such, more just how quickly it has all happened. Times, Sunday Times (2014)A restrictive covenant means our garden can only be used as such. Times, Sunday Times (2012)This guarantees legal aid to all those who lack sufficient resources in so far as such aid is necessary to ensure effective access to justice. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Ministers insist that they are not against high pay as such, just against high pay that could encourage excessive risk taking. Times, Sunday Times (2009)As such he gave high priority to discovering whether there were risks of a spread to human beings, and to containing any such risks. Times, Sunday Times (2010) Power politics, as such, does not have to enter the picture. BRITAIN BC: Life In Britain and Ireland before the Romans (2003)And most of them know that in so far as such anxiety is justified, the comfort that our efforts have provided is partly to blame. Times, Sunday Times (2014)She would explain it as not being ghosts, as such, but just a time warp. The Sun (2012)He wasn't interested in coaching as such, just playing ideas. Sir Alf: A Major Reappraisal of the Life and Times of England's Greatest Football Manager (2006)He said: 'The news came as such a bombshell just before the game. The Sun (2011)As such, the success of our own athletes over the 16 days that follow is of paramount importance. The Sun (2008)You don't go into the studio to make an album as such, you just go in to make loads of music. The Sun (2015)Memories of this sort probably don't have a point as such; they just stick around for want to anything better to do. The Times Literary Supplement (2014)Strictly speaking, the revolt has not been about high pay as such, but high pay that is not linked to high returns to shareholders. Times, Sunday Times (2012)
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