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"As" Idioms

Definition of accept as in the Idioms Dictionary. accept as phrase. What does accept as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

Definition of adopt as in the Idioms Dictionary. adopt as phrase. What does adopt as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

  1. to act a certain part in a play, opera, etc. Madame Smith-Franklin appeared as Carmen at the City Opera last season. The actor refused to appear as a villain in the play. 2. [for something] to be seen or occur in a particular form or with particular characteristics.

Definition of define as in the Idioms Dictionary. define as phrase. What does define as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

Definition of employ as in the Idioms Dictionary. employ as phrase. What does employ as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

Definition of disguise as in the Idioms Dictionary. disguise as phrase. What does disguise as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

  1. Lit. to choose someone to play a particular role in a play, opera, film, etc. The director cast her as the young singer. They cast me as a villain. 2. Fig. to decide or fantasize that someone is going to follow a particular pattern of behavior in real life.

Definition of label as in the Idioms Dictionary. label as phrase. What does label as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

to view someone or something as something; to consider someone or something to be something. I look upon Todd as a fine and helpful guy. I look on these requests as an annoyance. to view or think of someone as something. I look on you as a very thoughtful person.

Definition of impress as in the Idioms Dictionary. impress as phrase. What does impress as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

Definition of identify as in the Idioms Dictionary. identify as phrase. What does identify as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

Definition of train as in the Idioms Dictionary. train as phrase. What does train as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

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use as

to make someone or something function as something. (See also use someone or something as an excuse.) You have used me as your tool! I don't like your using my car as your private taxi.

Definition of honor as in the Idioms Dictionary. honor as phrase. What does honor as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

Definition of intend as in the Idioms Dictionary. intend as phrase. What does intend as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

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same as

Definition of same as in the Idioms Dictionary. same as phrase. What does same as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.

to think of a person as a particular type of person. I don't consider you as a possible candidate. I consider myself an excellent cook. to think about offering someone a job, office, or other responsibility. Would you consider David for the job? I could not possibly consider you for the position.

Definition of regard as in the Idioms Dictionary. regard as phrase. What does regard as expression mean? Definitions by the largest Idiom Dictionary.