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  • as inid est
  • as innamely
  • as inscilicet
  • as invidelicet

synonyms for that is

  • as it were
  • i.e.
  • especially
  • i.e.
  • particularly
  • specially
  • specifically
  • videlicet
  • viz.
  • by way of explanation
  • expressly
  • id est
  • in other words
  • in plain English
  • scilicet
  • strictly speaking
  • to wit
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How to use that is in a sentence

"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
And whilst I was stretched out that-a-way, Mace come clost and give me her hand.
ALEC LLOYD, COWPUNCHERELEANOR GATES
"T-that's why," stuttered Cordelia, smiling through tear-wet eyes.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
She was very angry with Crozier, for it was absurd, that look of deprecating homage, that "Hush-she-is-coming" in his eyes.
YOU NEVER KNOW YOUR LUCK, COMPLETEGILBERT PARKER
This has not been the case; our soldiers have been received as enemies, our military honor is-engaged.
RULE OF THE MONKGIUSEPPE GARIBALDI
"You oughtn't to slip up an' s-startle a lady that-a-way," she said with grave rebuke, and Hale looked humbled.
THE TRAIL OF THE LONESOME PINEJOHN FOX, JR.
For marriage is like life in this-that it is a field of battle, and not a bed of roses.
THE POCKET R.L.S.ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON
I was kind of jealous of them nights, I guess, or I wouldn't of run 'em down that-a-way behind their backs.
DANNY'S OWN STORYDON MARQUIS
But I would rather be looney that-a-way than to have as much sense as King Solomon and all his adverbs.
DANNY'S OWN STORYDON MARQUIS
No poorest man on earth would change places with this man-that-might-have-been, for his time draws nigh and his end is perdition.
RAEMAEKERS' CARTOONSLOUIS RAEMAEKERS
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WORDS RELATED TO THAT IS

  • as it were
  • i.e.
  • that is
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.