Sinhala Dictionary definitions for as

as 🔊 /æˈz or ɛˈz/

as : වැනි

as : පරිදි

as : යථා

as : විට

as : වගේ

as : වාගේ

as : වශයෙන්

as : තෙක්

as : නිසා

as : තුල්

as : වත්

as : සමාන

as : යම් බඳු

as : ලෙස

as : වන්

as : වාලේ

as : මෙන්

as : එව්

as definition

Adverb. & conj.

  1. Denoting equality or likeness in kind, degree, or manner; like; similar to; in the same manner with or in which; in accordance with; in proportion to; to the extent or degree in which or to which; equally; no less than; as, ye shall be as gods, knowing good and evil; you will reap as you sow; do as you are bidden.
  2. In the idea, character, or condition of, -- limiting the view to certain attributes or relations; as, virtue considered as virtue; this actor will appear as Hamlet.
  3. While; during or at the same time that; when; as, he trembled as he spoke.
  4. Because; since; it being the case that.
  5. Expressing concessioNoun. (Often approaching though in meaning).
  6. That, introducing or expressing a result or consequence, after the correlatives so and such.
  7. As if; as though.
  8. For instance; by way of example; thus; -- used to introduce illustrative phrases, sentences, or citations.
  9. Than.
  10. Expressing a wish.


  1. An ace.
  2. A Roman weight, answering to the libra or pound, equal to nearly eleven ounces Troy weight. It was divided into twelve ounces.
  3. A Roman copper coin, originally of a pound weight (12 oz.); but reduced, after the first Punic war, to two ounces; in the second Punic war, to one ounce; and afterwards to half an ounce.