What does the word Inasmuch mean?

Usage examples for Inasmuch

  1. Certainly, he bore her no hatred and did not reproach her with her mother's crime; but unconsciously he was angry with her, as for a fault, inasmuch as she was her mother's daughter. – The Woman of Mystery by Maurice Leblanc
  2. Inasmuch as most of the commonly kept breeds are not very broody and therefore do not make reliable hatchers and mothers it is necessary to resort either to the use of chicken hens for this purpose or else to utilize incubators. – Ducks and Geese by Harry M. Lamon Rob R. Slocum
  3. As he approached them he raised his right hand and, inasmuch as his countenance was calm and benign, his gesture appeared to be one of peace and good- will. – Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930 by Various