as far as that goes
or[as far as that is concerned] or[so far as that is concerned] also[so far as that goes] {adv. phr.} While we are talking about it; also; actually. * /You don't have to worry about the girls. Mary can take care of herself, and as far as that goes, Susan is pretty independent, too./ * /I didn't enjoy the movie, and so far as that is concerned, I never like horror movies./ Syn.: FOR THAT MATTER, IN FACT. Compare: COME TO THINK OF IT.

Dictionary of American idioms. 2013.

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  • as far as that goes — or[as far as that is concerned] or[so far as that is concerned] also[so far as that goes] {adv. phr.} While we are talking about it; also; actually. * /You don t have to worry about the girls. Mary can take care of herself, and as far as that… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • as\ far\ as\ that\ goes — • so far as that is concerned • so far as that goes adv. phr. While we are talking about it; also; actually. You don t have to worry about the girls. Mary can take care of herself, and as far as that goes, Susan is pretty independent, too. I didn …   Словарь американских идиом

  • as far as — to the degree that. As far as I know, he isn t coming to the party. The city once went so far as to threaten to shut off the building s water supply. Related vocabulary: as far as possible, as far as something goes Etymology: based on the literal …   New idioms dictionary

  • as far as —     As far as next season, it is too early to make forecasts (Baltimore Sun). The error here has been exercising authorities since at least Fowlers heyday and shows no sign of abating, either as a problem or as something that exercises… …   Dictionary of troublesome word

  • as far as —  is commonly misused, as here: As far as next season, it is too early to make forecasts (Baltimore Sun). The error here has been exercising authorities since at least Fowler’s heyday and shows no sign of abating, either as a problem or as… …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • as far as it goes — Bearing in mind certain limitations • • • Main Entry: ↑go * * * as far as it goes phrase used for saying that something is good or true only to a limited degree His theory is good as far as it goes. Thesaurus: slightly, to some degree and not… …   Useful english dictionary

  • as far as something is concerned — as far as someone/​something is concerned where something is concerned phrase used for saying which person or thing you are talking about I make the decisions as far as finance is concerned. Where spelling is concerned, he’s never been a strong… …   Useful english dictionary

  • As Far as a Life Goes — Infobox Album Name = As Far as a Life Goes Type = studio Artist = Lisa Miller Released = 1999 Recorded = Genre = Rock Length = Label = W.Minc Producer = Barry Palmer Reviews = Last album = Quiet Girl with a Credit Card This album = As Far as a… …   Wikipedia

  • as\ far\ as\ that\ is\ concerned — • so far as that is concerned • so far as that goes adv. phr. While we are talking about it; also; actually. You don t have to worry about the girls. Mary can take care of herself, and as far as that goes, Susan is pretty independent, too. I didn …   Словарь американских идиом

  • as far as — I. conjunction Date: 14th century to the extent or degree that < is safe, as far as we know > often used in expressions like “as far as (something) goes” and “as far as (something) is concerned” to mean “with regard to (something)” < we felt… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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