Definition of "also" []

  • In addition; besides. (adverb)
  • Likewise; too: If you will stay, I will also. (adverb)
  • And in addition: It's a pretty cat, also friendly. (conjunction)
  • In addition; as well; too (adverb)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

  • Besides; moreover (c) HarperCollins Publishers Ltd 2016

Use "also" in a sentence
  • "I would also point out that thinks like unrestricted private enterprise *also* made this country great, but last I checked you were still a Democrat."
  • "A judge who says “this is unconstitutional, but you know, the people voted for it” should also be condemned–as the state and U.S. Constitutions are *also* a reflection of the will of the people."
  • "Whence was this also, that when she had told me this vision, and I would fain bend it to mean, “That she rather should not despair of being one day what I was; ” she presently, without any hesitation, replies: “No; for it was not told me that, ‘where he, there thou also; ’ but ‘where thou, there he also’”?"