at that meaning


    Definition of at that in English Dictionary

  • Preposition
    1. IDI In addition to what has been said; furthermore; moreover.
      1. He went to a famous school, and a good one at that.
    2. IDI Now that it has been mentioned.
      1. Maybe I am, at that.
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • Look at that starving dog; he's nothing more than skin and bones.
      • I know you, too, are concerned with the basic question: How could one, at that time, surrender so weak-mindedly to those holding power and commit crimes for them?
      • Nah, mate – I′m not going to come at that again. Too risky.
    2. Used in the Beginning of Sentence
      • At that stage of the game it was too late for diplomacy.
    3. Used in the Ending of Sentence
      • He went to a famous school, and a good one at that.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Phrases
      • Prepositional phrases
      • Prepositions
        • Prepositional phrases

      Other Vocabulary

      Look-Alike Words
      1. en at bat
      2. en in that
      3. en so that
      4. en all that
      5. en attract
      Source: Wiktionary

      Meaning of at that for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this idiom "at that" is a phrase, more specifically, a prepositional phrase. It's also a preposition, more specifically, a prepositional phrase.
      Definiteness: Level 1
      Definite    ➨     Versatile