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As for the fake teeth, they're officially retired. I haven't really found a need or want to wear them.
Uzo Aduba

Meaning of "as for" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF AS FOR

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WHAT DOES AS FOR MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of as for in the English dictionary

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WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE AS FOR

as against
as alike as chalk and cheese
as all that
as best one can
as broad as it is long
as dead as a dodo
as dead as a doornail
as dull as ditchwater
as far as
as far as I can see
as from
as good as
as good as gold
as good as one´s word
as hell
as how
as if
as is
as it were
as large as life

WORDS THAT END LIKE AS FOR

account for
ask for
be all for
be in the market for
but for
except for
go for
go in for
have eyes for
have feelings for
have no time for
have no use for
have no words for
in for
in line for
make tracks for
pay for
so much for
stand up for
up for

Synonyms and antonyms of as for in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «as for» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF AS FOR

Find out the translation of as for to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of as for from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «as for» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

作为
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

como para
570 millions of speakers

English

as for
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

के लिए के रूप में
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

كما ل
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

как для
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

como para
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

এর জন্য
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

en ce qui concerne
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

untuk
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

für
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

用として
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

경우와
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Minangka kanggo
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

như cho
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போன்ற
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

म्हणून
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Için olduğu gibi
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

quanto a
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

za
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

як для
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

ca pentru
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

όπως για
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

soos vir
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

som för
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

som for
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of as for

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «AS FOR»

The term «as for» is very widely used and occupies the 7.353 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «AS FOR» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «as for» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «as for» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about as for

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10 QUOTES WITH «AS FOR»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word as for.
1
Uzo Aduba
As for the fake teeth, they're officially retired. I haven't really found a need or want to wear them.
2
Neal Asher
Moorcock's interlinked 'Eternal Champion' series is a constant source of enjoyment. Of its tragic hero incarnations, my favourite is 'Elric of Melnibone,' and the best book has to be 'Stormbringer.' And as for that other sword, Excalibur? Pah! Use it to spread your butter.
3
Ed Begley, Jr.
Los Angeles is a city known as much for it's sun as for its stars and it's dirty air.
4
Walter Benjamin
The adjustment of reality to the masses and of the masses to reality is a process of unlimited scope, as much for thinking as for perception.
5
Tina Brown
Along with all those books about Lincoln, Obama might read some biographies of Napoleon. The general who established the Legion d'Honneur understood that people fought as much for medals as for morals.
6
Gro Harlem Brundtland
Such lifestyle factors such as cigarette smoking, excessive alcohol consumption, little physical activity and low dietary calcium intake are risk factors for osteoporosis as well as for many other non-communicable diseases.
7
Margaret Cavendish
As for my brothers, of whom I had three, I know not how they were bred.
8
Margaret Cavendish
As for our garments, my Mother did not only delight to see us neat and cleanly, fine and gay, but rich and costly: maintaining us to the heighth of her estate, but not beyond it.
9
J. M. Coetzee
As for September 11, let us not too easily grant the Americans possession of that date on the calendar. Like May 1 or July 14 or December 25, September 11 may seem full of significance to some people, while to other people it is just another day.
10
Ezra Cornell
As for the Pope, I am too old to be frightened by his shadow, and am quite sure his shadow or Substance will do less harm to the liberties of my country than will a party, who seek to acquire political power by exciting religious bigotry in the minds of their duped followers.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «AS FOR»

Discover the use of as for in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to as for and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
As For Me and My House: Crafting Your Marriage to Last
Defining when marriage begins, how to start off the journey in a positive way, working through cultural ideals which are false, problems, adultery, forgiveness, and healing, all steps are covered in this guide.
Walter Wangerin, 1990
2
As for Me and My House
As For Me and My Houseis a landmark work. It is essential reading for anyone who seeks to understand the scope and power of the Canadian novel. From the Paperback edition.
Sinclair Ross, 2008
3
Sinclair Ross's As for Me and My House: Five Decades of ...
In the past twenty years, as the structures of Canadian culture have begun to change, so has the fate of As For Me and My House.
David Stouck, 1991
4
Heinemann Psychology AS for OCR
Heinemann Psychology for OCR is an exciting specification-matching course designed to help you push your students for the best grades possible at AS and A2 Level.
Fiona Lintern, Lintern Williams Hil Staff Fiona Lintern Lynne Williams Alan Hill, Lynne Williams, 2003
5
Yoga as Medicine: The Yogic Prescription for Health and Healing
The definitive book of yoga therapy, this groundbreaking work comes to you from the medical editor of the country’s premier yoga magazine, who is both a practicing yogi and a Western-trained physician.
Yoga Journal, Timothy McCall, 2007
6
As for Me and My House, We Will Serve the Lord
The world also offers many ways to live life, to raise children and to prosper. This book is a not a book about my way; this book is a book about God's way.
Keith J. Daniels, 2008
7
Blueprints Q and As for Step 2
The book contains 1,000 board-formatted questions—200 for each core clerkship subject—that have been reviewed by students who recently passed the boards.
Michael S. Clement, 2007
8
Q & As for the Pmbok Guide
Whether you are a seasoned professional, novice, student, or instructor of project management, you will appreciate Q & As for the PMBOK Guide Fourth Edition for its rich content and ability to test your skill and knowledge.
Frank T. Anbari, Ph.D., Project Management Institute, 2009
9
As for the princess: a folktale from Quebec
Young Simon, who is kind yet very innocent, embarks on a journey, wearing his father's magical belt, over the mountains to see the princess, who happens to be mean and greedy and tricks him out of his magical belt, and after many attempts ...
Stéphane Jorisch, 2001
10
As for Me and My House
Don't wait to get your children solidly planted in Christ. Studying the Word of God with your kids is fun and you can start today to develop a consistent, vibrant time for family devotions.
Dolores Hayford, 1995

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «AS FOR»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term as for is used in the context of the following news items.
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After 'no' vote, Greece tries to reopen bailout talks to get deal before …
As for his European negotiating colleagues, he said of them: "I shall wear the creditors' loathing with pride." A replacement was to be ... «Minneapolis Star Tribune, Jul 15»
2
Why You Should Wait for the iPad Air 3
As for what we'll see exactly in the iPad Air 3, it's not really known as rumors for the new tablet haven't been quite ubiquitous recently. It's likely ... «Gotta Be Mobile, Jul 15»
3
Square Enix blames OpenGL for Final Fantasy 14 Mac refunds
Had we provided accurate information beforehand, I know many of you would not have purchased the Mac version." As for exactly why the Mac ... «Ars Technica, Jul 15»
4
Alex Baptiste: Five facts about the defender expected to be named …
As for Bolton, Neil Lennon vowed to run the rule over Baptiste in pre-season before making a decision on the defender's future. With Baptiste ... «Gazette Live, Jul 15»
5
As Hillary Clinton stumps at Dartmouth, College Democrats no …
As for Friday afternoon's event, oddly enough, the rally for Hillary Clinton had a better showing from the Dartmouth College Republicans. «The College Fix, Jul 15»
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Speaker has yet to see all contracts for the new Parliament as works …
As for complaints about limited space, the Speaker argues that the House is spacious enough. “meeting rooms can be utilised on rotation. «Malta Independent Online, Jul 15»
7
Shark Week is upon us. And as a shark scientist, I both love and …
As for Shark Week 2015, I am cautiously optimistic that things are going to get better. The new president of Discovery has promised that we ... «Vox, Jul 15»
8
How to choose the right sunscreen for your skin type
As for sun exposure, since summer is all about beach and prolonged outdoor activities, we're looking at "significant exposure." So, people with ... «New York Daily News, Jul 15»
9
Greek Banks Are on the Brink as the ECB Considers Its Next Move
As for how to plug the capital holes, Credit Suisse Group analysts Neville Hill and William Porter suggested three possible courses in a Monday ... «TheStreet.com, Jul 15»
10
The Ashes: Gale confident that Adil Rashid can shine for England in …
As for the series itself, Gale believes a good start could set the hosts up for what many people would regard as a surprise series' win. “I do think ... «Yorkshire Post, Jul 15»

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