as for


    Definition of as for in English Dictionary

  • Preposition
    1. Regarding; about; concerning.
      1. I can't teach that class today: I'm sick. As for the rest of the teachers, they are still on leave.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • But as for me said sire Gareth I medle not of their maters therfore there is none of them that loueth me / And for I vnderstande they be murtherers of good knyghtes I lefte theyre company
      • If one saw only the Rheims benches, one would scarcely prefer the slopers to horizontal retorts with good stoking machinery ; as for instance the Ross stoker at the Cincinnati gas works.
      • Part of what I feel in this city is solastalgia, not so much for buildings as for the routines I established around those buildings: the walk to visit friends in the CBD, the stroll to the cinema.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • As for the moral turpitude that man unveiled to me, even with tears of penitence, I cannot, eve in memory, dwell on it without a start of horror.
      • As for terms of trinity, triniunity, [ …] and the like, they reject them as scholastic notions. — Milton.
      • As for Singos, Steup thinks that Thucydides' description of the anoikism prevents one from assuming that this town participated in it.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Prepositions

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en ask for
    2. en as to
    3. en affor
    4. en Astor
    5. en O for
    Source: Wiktionary
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    Meaning of as for for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "as for" is a preposition.
    Definiteness: Level 1
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