In precisely the same way as. For example, He's signing his name just as he's always done it. [Early 1600s]
Also, just so. To the same degree as. For example, Jim's running just as fast as his friend, or He intended to give them just so much work as they could do in a day. [Late 1600s] Also see just so.
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Over the years, Crawford has been largely silent, speaking out only for an as-told-to obituary to Houston published in Esquire.Inside the Lifetime Whitney Houston Movie’s Lesbian Lover Storyline|Kevin Fallon|December 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
More low hanging fruit: the $37 Russ-as-Che-Guevara t-shirts available on his website.
In the just-released USA Today/Suffolk poll, Roberts trails his opponent by five points.A Loss by Pat Roberts in Kansas? Actually, Not So Bizarre|Jeff Greenfield|October 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A just-published study in the journal Nature explored how mice reacted to a diet of artificial sweeteners.
AS-SALAAMU ALAIKUM,” this one read, translating to, “Peace be unto you.The Muslim Convert Behind America’s First Workplace Beheading|Michael Daly|September 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
They got all kinds of tony things–tomatoes and cucumbers and as-paragrass, and them little toadstool things.Alec Lloyd, Cowpuncher|Eleanor Gates
The "Pay-as-You-Go" system has reflected favorably on the state's financial reputation.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
He was crotchetty and impracticable, a man of rash judgment and hasty action-as brave and as tenacious as a bulldog.The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol.III.|E. Farr and E. H. Nolan
Ang mag-una mauy mupikat sa mga tag-as sagbut, The one in front has to push the tall grass to the sides.A Dictionary of Cebuano Visayan|John U. Wolff
"Sure," grinned Stanton, with all the deceptive, undauntable optimism of the Just-Awakened.Molly Make-Believe|Eleanor Hallowell Abbott