Definition of 'so as'
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He admitted that he longs to return home and will do so as soon as the threat of imprisonment is lifted.Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Then when the dresses came out he shut his eyes so as not to lose the detail of the coats in his mind.Times, Sunday Times (2015) The Sun (2014)
So as soon as you got engaged it's been all systems go.The Sun (2016)
So as soon as they turned 18 they got on a plane.Times, Sunday Times (2014) The Sun (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2013)
And so as soon as the course ended, he set up in business here and has not looked back.Times, Sunday Times (2009) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
But being on the front line is inherently dangerous, and growing increasingly more so as journalists lose their neutrality and become targets for attack.Times, Sunday Times (2012)
So as good a player as he is, we'd just be doubling up.The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) The Sun (2006) Christianity Today (2000)
I don't think there is one politician with the backbone to do so as they are far too arrogant to accept responsibility.The Sun (2014) For Love or Money (2006) The Sun (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Molly Keane's Ireland (1993)
I acted cool, though, so as not to appear scared in front of the guards who were laughing their heads off.THE ZANZIBAR CHEST: A Memoir of Love and War (2003)
Put a tbsp of oil into a frying pan and, when the pan is really hot, add just enough squid so as to give each piece room.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
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Definition of so as from the Collins English Dictionary