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  • as inas
  • as inexample
  • as inillustration

synonyms for for instance

  • being
  • equally
  • like
  • acting as
  • by its nature
  • comparatively
  • essentially
  • functioning as
  • in the manner that
  • in the same manner with
  • just as
  • just for
  • serving as
  • similarly
  • such as
  • case
  • pattern
  • symbol
  • object
  • illustration
  • part
  • lesson
  • precedent
  • prototype
  • copy
  • stereotype
  • specimen
  • citation
  • paragon
  • standard
  • sample
  • excuse
  • ideal
  • exemplar
  • representation
  • paradigm
  • archetype
  • original
  • quotation
  • case history
  • case in point
  • sampling
  • exemplification
  • kind of thing
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How to use for instance in a sentence

For instance, the Limestone Polypody is not happy unless there is a certain amount of lime present in the soil.
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A delightful instance of this fell under my own observation, as I was walking on Hampstead Heath.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
Because the universe is governed by laws, and there is no credible instance on record of those laws being suspended.
GOD AND MY NEIGHBOURROBERT BLATCHFORD
Many of his bird neighbors,p. 31 for instance, liked the same things to eat that he did.
THE TALE OF GRANDFATHER MOLEARTHUR SCOTT BAILEY
For instance, few workmen will take a holiday; they prefer a "day's out" or "play."
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
The war credit bank of Greater Berlin, for instance, was established with a capital of 18 millions of marks, of which 25 per cent.
READINGS IN MONEY AND BANKINGCHESTER ARTHUR PHILLIPS
This is an instance of Inclusion as to the men, of Exclusion and Concurrence as to date of birth and death.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
The result of this stock-taking shows that eleven volumes were unaccounted-for, a list of which is appended.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
At this stock-taking the number unaccounted-for is twenty-two, several of which are quite recent accessions to the Library.
REPORT OF THE CHIEF LIBRARIAN FOR THE YEAR 1924-25GENERAL ASSEMBLY LIBRARY (NEW ZEALAND)
For instance, the North Midland railway, part predecessor of the Midland, was involved in difficulty.
FIFTY YEARS OF RAILWAY LIFE IN ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELANDJOSEPH TATLOW
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO FOR INSTANCE

  • acting as
  • being
  • by its nature
  • comparatively
  • equally
  • essentially
  • for instance
  • functioning as
  • in the manner that
  • in the same manner with
  • just as
  • just for
  • like
  • serving as
  • similarly
  • such as
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.