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Synonyms

because

conjunction

used for showing the reason something happens or the reason why it is described in a particular way

due to

preposition

because of something

whereas

conjunction

legal because of a particular fact that has been considered

owing to

preposition

because of something

given

preposition

because of a particular fact

in view of something

because of something

on account of

because of someone or something

for

preposition

mainly literary because

in (the) light of something

because of a particular fact

by virtue of something

because of, or as a result of

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being as

a way of saying ‘because’ that many people do not consider to be correct

born of/out of something

happening as the result of something

on the back of something

because of something, or helped by something

out of interest/respect/pity etc

because of a particular feeling or attitude

thereby

adverb

formal because of, or by means of, what has just been mentioned

through

adjective

happening because of someone or something

with

preposition

because of the situation that exists

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hygge

a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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