so

All Adverb
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  • He even did not think himself so good-looking as he had formerly done. Cited from By the Light of the Soul, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman
  • No one would have the heart to turn him out, he is so good-looking. Cited from The Path Of Duty, by Henry James
  • A well of water then appeared so that it saved their lives.
  • I had no idea he would be so good-looking. Cited from Gordon Keith, by Thomas Nelson Page
  • The Indian women are not so good-looking as the men. Cited from Hudson Bay, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • I am sure I can't tell you any thing better, so good night! Cited from Letters of Horace Walpole, V2, Horace Walpole
  • "So often it seems they are the last to know what the people want."
  • Was ever any poor girl so ill-used by her servants as I am! Cited from David Copperfield, by Charles Dickens
  • The ships were so small that only a small amount of cotton went out.
  • A long one; well, it shall be done, and so good-night. Cited from The Journal to Stella, Jonathan Swift
  • I ran make nothing out of you, so good-night. Cited from Aylwin, by Theodore Watts-Dunton
  • It's so easy, even a child can use it; and they do.
  • "I had no idea that you thought her so good-looking!" Cited from Whosoever Shall Offend, by F. Marion Crawford
  • Well, that will do for to-night, so good-night. Cited from Trapped by Malays, by George Manville Fenn
  • I doubt if there was ever a battle fought that was so far reaching in its influence. Cited from Sermons on Biblical Characters, by Clovis G. Chappell
  • Did you ever see anyone at once so good-looking and so clever? Cited from The Humour of Homer and Other Essays, by Samuel Butler
  • One can say nothing after it: so good night! Cited from Letters of Horace Walpole v3, Horace Walpole
  • So it will be at the close of the age also known as the Last Day.
  • They very rarely are so far-reaching as has usually been supposed. Cited from The Annals of the Cakchiquels, by Daniel G. Brinton
  • However, the story is not quite so clear cut.
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Meaning of so

  • adverb To a very great extent or degree
    the idea is so obvious, never been so happy, I love you so, my head aches so!
  • adverb In a manner that facilitates
    he observed the snakes so he could describe their behavior, he stooped down so he could pick up his hat
  • adverb In such a condition or manner, especially as expressed or implied
    They're happy and I hope they will remain so, so live your life that old age will bring no regrets
  • adverb To a certain unspecified extent or degree
    I can only go so far with this student, can do only so much in a day
  • adverb In the same way; also
    I was offended and so was he, worked hard and so did she
  • adverb (usually followed by `that') to an extent or degree as expressed
    he was so tired he could hardly stand, so dirty that it smells