as well as

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /əz ˈwɛl æz/, /əz ˈwɛl əz/, (colloquial) /əˈzwɛlz/

Conjunction[edit]

as well as

  1. And, in addition.
    The moon as well as the stars was shining down on them.
    Sign up for that gym and you'll be stronger as well as learning how to interact with other guys.
    • 1918, W. B. Maxwell, chapter 22, in The Mirror and the Lamp:
      Not unnaturally, “Auntie” took this communication in bad part. Thus outraged, she showed herself to be a bold as well as a furious virago. Next day she found her way to their lodgings and tried to recover her ward by the hair of the head.
  2. Used other than figuratively or idiomatically: see as,‎ well.
    As well as I recollect, he was about six feet tall.
    I can see the road every bit as well as you can.

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Preposition[edit]

as well as

  1. In addition to; further to.
    As well as the obvious financial benefits, the merger will allow us some breathing room with regards to R&D.

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