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The International Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) is an alphabetic system of phonetic notation based primarily on the Latin alphabet. With phonetic transcriptions, dictionarie tell you about the pronunciation of words, because the spelling of an English word does not tell you how you should pronounce it. Below is the phonetic transcription of as it were:
/æz ɪt wɹ̩/

Derived Form of as

noun
root word: a
plural: as
Noun: a
1
a very poisonous metallic element that has three allotropic forms; arsenic and arsenic compounds are used as herbicides and insecticides and various alloys; found in arsenopyrite and orpiment and realgar
Synonymsarsenic, As, atomic number 33,
Hypernymschemical element,
Type ofchemical element, element,
Part ofarsenopyrite, herbicide, insect powder, insecticide, mispickel, orpiment, realgar, weed killer, weedkiller,
2
a United States territory on the eastern part of the island of Samoa
SynonymsAmerican Samoa, Eastern Samoa, AS,
MeronymsPago Pago,
HolonymsSamoa,
PartsPago Pago, Pango Pango,
Type ofdistrict, dominion, territorial dominion, territory,
Part ofSamoa, Samoan Islands,
3
a metric unit of length equal to one ten billionth of a meter (or 0.0001 micron); used to specify wavelengths of electromagnetic radiation
Synonymsangstrom, angstrom unit, A,
Hypernymsmetric linear unit,
Meronymspicometer,
Holonymsnanometer,
Partsmicromicrons, picometers, picometres,
Type ofmetric linear unit*,
Part ofmicromillimeter, micromillimetre, millimicron, nanometer, nanometre, nm,
4
any of several fat-soluble vitamins essential for normal vision; prevents night blindness or inflammation or dryness of the eyes
Synonymsvitamin A, antiophthalmic factor, axerophthol, A,
Hyponymsvitamin A1, vitamin A2,
Hypernymsfat-soluble vitamin,
Type offat-soluble vitamin*,
Typesdehydroretinols, retinols, vitamin A1*, vitamin A2*,
5
one of the four nucleotides used in building DNA; all four nucleotides have a common phosphate group and a sugar (ribose)
Synonymsdeoxyadenosine monophosphate, A,
Hypernymsnucleotide,
Type ofnucleotides,
6
(biochemistry) purine base found in DNA and RNA; pairs with thymine in DNA and with uracil in RNA
Synonymsadenine, A,
Hypernymspurine,
Type ofpurines,
Part ofdeoxyribonucleic acid, desoxyribonucleic acid, DNA, ribonucleic acid, RNA,
7
the basic unit of electric current adopted under the Systeme International d'Unites
  1. a typical household circuit carries 15 to 50 amps
Synonymsampere, amp, A,
Hypernymscurrent unit,
Meronymsmilliampere,
Holonymsabampere,
PartsmAs, milliamperes,
Type ofcurrent unit*,
Part ofabamp, abampere,
8
the 1st letter of the Roman alphabet
SynonymsA, a,
Hypernymsletter,
Type ofalphabetic character*, letters, letters of the alphabet,
Part ofLatin alphabet, Roman alphabet,
9
the blood group whose red cells carry the A antigen
SynonymsA, type A, group A,
Hypernymsblood group,
Type ofblood group*, blood type*,
Adverb
1
to the same degree (often followed by `as')
  1. they were equally beautiful
  2. birds were singing and the child sang as sweetly
  3. sang as sweetly as a nightingale
  4. he is every bit as mean as she is
Synonymsequally, every bit,
2
to the same degree (often followed by 'as')
Synonymsequally, every bit,
3
In the idea, character, or condition of, limiting the view to certain attributes or relations
Conjunction
1
at the same time that
Synonymswhen, while, whilst,
2
for the reason that; on account of
Synonymsbecause, for, since,
Noun
1
the branch of engineering that deals with the use of computers and telecommunications to retrieve and store and transmit information
Synonymsinformation technology, IT,
Hypernymsengineering,
Pronoun
1
the thing named or in question
Other
1
information technology

Derived Form of were

verb
root word: be
third person: is
past: was
past participle: been
present participle: being
Verb: be
1
have the quality of being; (copula, used with an adjective or a predicate noun)
  1. John is rich
  2. This is not a good answer
Synonymsbe,
Hyponymsabound, accept, account, account for, act, answer, appear, bake, balance, be well, beat, begin, belong, breathe, buy, clean, cohere, come in for, come in handy, compact, compare, confuse, connect, consist, contain, continue, cost, count, cover, cut, cut across, deck, depend, deserve, disagree, distribute, diverge, draw, end, fall, feel, figure, fit, gape, go, gravitate, hail, hang, head, hold, hoodoo, hum, impend, incarnate, iridesce, jumble, kill, lend, let go, lie, litter, loiter, look, lubricate, make, make sense, measure, mope, object, osculate, owe, pay, point, press, promise, prove, put out, rage, range, rank, rate, recognize, relate, remain, represent, rest, retard, run, run into, rut, seem, seethe, sell, shine, sparkle, specify, squat, stagnate, stand, stand by, stay, stick, stink, subtend, suck, suffer, suit, swim, swing, tend, test, total, translate, transplant, trim, underlie, want, wash, wind, work,
Typesabounded, accepted, accounted, accounted for, acted, added up, adhered, adorned, amounted, answered, appeared, balanced, beat, beautified, bedeviled, befuddled, began, belonged, bodied forth, boiled, bought, breathed, buzzed, came, came in for, came in handy, cleaned, cohered, compacted, compared, comprised, confounded, confused, connected, consisted, contained, continued, coruscated, cost, counted, covered, curved, cut, cut across, decked, decorated, defined, delimitated, delimited, delineated, depended, deserved, disaccorded, disagreed, discombobulated, discorded, distributed, diverged, drew, embellished, embodied, encountered, ended, entered, fell, felt, figured, fitted, footled, foxed, fuddled, gaped, graced, gravitated, hailed, headed, headed up, held, hoodooed, hummed, hung, hung around, hurt, impended, incarnated, inclined, interrelated, iridesced, jumbled, killed, lallygagged, lay, leant, lent, let go, lingered, littered, loafed, loitered, lollygagged, looked, lounged, lubricated, lurked, made, made sense, mattered, measured, merited, messed about, milled about, milled around, mingled, mooned about, mooned around, moped, needed, numbered, objected, osculated, owed, packed, paid, passed, pointed, pressed, promised, proved, put out, raged, ran, ran into, ranged, ranked, rated, recognized, related, remained, represented, required, rested, retarded, rutted, scintillated, seemed, seethed, shone, sold, sparkled, specified, squatted, stagnated, stank, started, stayed, stayed on, stood, stood by, stuck, stuck by, substantiated, subtended, suffered, suited, swung, tarried, tended, terminated, tested, threw, took, totaled, translated, transplanted, trimmed, turned out, turned up, underlay, wanted, was, was given, was well, washed, weighed, went, worked, wound, yawed, yawned,
2
be identical to; be someone or something
  1. The president of the company is John Smith
  2. This is my house
Synonymsbe,
3
occupy a certain position or area; be somewhere
  1. Where is my umbrella?
  2. The toolshed is in the back
  3. What is behind this behavior?
Synonymsbe,
Hyponymsattend, belong, center on, come, cover, extend, face, follow, go, inhabit, lie, occupy, populate, reach, run, sit, stand back, straddle, stretch,
Typesattended, belonged, came, centered on, covered, domiciled, domiciliated, dwelt, extended, extended to, faced, filled, followed, inhabited, kept one's distance, kept one's eyes off, kept one's hands off, lay, led, lived, occupied, passed, peopled, poked out, populated, ran, reached, reached out, resided, rested, sat, shacked, stayed away, stood back, straddled, stretched, stretched along, touched, went, went to,
4
have an existence, be extant
  1. Is there a God?
Synonymsexist, be,
Hyponymscoexist, come, distribute, dwell, endanger, flow, indwell, kick around, preexist, prevail,
Typesbelonged, came, coexisted, consisted, distributed, dwelt, endangered, flowed, held, imperiled, jeopardised, jeopardized, kicked about, kicked around, knocked about, lay, lay in, menaced, obtained, periled, preexisted, prevailed, threatened,
See alsobeing,
5
happen, occur, take place
  1. I lost my wallet; this was during the visit to my parents' house
  2. There were two hundred people at his funeral
  3. There was a lot of noise in the kitchen
Synonymsbe,
6
be identical or equivalent to
  1. One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!
Synonymsequal, be,
Antonymsdiffer,
Hyponymsequate, match, represent, translate,
Typesagreed, checked, corresponded, equated, fitted, gibed, jibed, matched, represented, stood for, tallied, translated,
7
form or compose
  1. This money is my only income
  2. The stone wall was the backdrop for the performance
  3. These constitute my entire belonging
  4. The children made up the chorus
  5. This sum represents my entire income for a year
  6. These few men comprise his entire army
Synonymsconstitute, represent, make up, comprise, be,
Hyponymscompose, fall into, form, make, present, range, supplement,
Typescomposed, constituted, fell into, fell under, formed, made, posed, presented, ranged, straddled, supplemented,
8
work in a specific place, with a specific subject, or in a specific function
  1. He is a herpetologist
  2. She is our resident philosopher
Synonymsbe, follow,
Hyponymscox, vet,
Typescoxed, vetted,
9
represent, as of a character on stage
  1. Derek Jacobi was Hamlet
Synonymsembody, be, personify,
Hyponymsbody, exemplify,
Hypernymstypify,
Type ofrepresented, stood for, symbolised, symbolized, typified,
Typesbodied, exemplified, personified, represented,
10
spend or use time
  1. I may be an hour
Synonymsbe,
Hypernymstake,
Type ofoccupied, took, used up,
11
have life, be alive
  1. Our great leader is no more
  2. My grandfather lived until the end of war
Synonymsbe, live,
See alsobeing,
12
to remain unmolested, undisturbed, or uninterrupted -- used only in infinitive form
  1. let her be
Synonymsbe,
Hypernymsstay,
Type ofremained, rested, stayed,
13
be priced at
  1. These shoes cost $100
Synonymscost, be,
Hyponymsset back,
Hypernymsbe,
Type ofwas,
Typesknocked back, put back, set back,
Other
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