[fawr-uh z-muhch-az, uh z, fer-]

Chiefly Law.

in view of the fact that; seeing that; since.

Nearby words

  1. foraminate,
  2. foraminifer,
  3. foraminifera,
  4. foraminiferan,
  5. forasmuch as,
  6. foray,
  7. forb,
  8. forbad,
  9. forbade,
  10. forbear

Origin of forasmuchas

Middle English word dating back to 1250–1300; see origin at for, as1, much Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019