just as

adverb
at the same time as (Freq. 1)
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even as he lay dying they argued over his estate

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the building collapsed just as he arrived

Syn: ↑even as

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exactly the same, or in exactly the same way

He’s just like his father.

Of course, Cameron’s plan failed, just as I expected it would.

Thesaurus: samesynonym
Main entry: just

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just as
: to an equal degree as

Our house is just as nice as theirs.

This one is just as good as that one.

She performs just as well as he does.

: in the same way as

Just as we hope to be forgiven, so we should forgive others.

Just as I thought/suspected, the door is locked. [=I thought that the door would be locked, and it is]

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Main Entry:just

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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