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How

adv.1.In what manner or way; by what means or process.
How can a man be born when he is old?
- John iii. 4.
2.To what degree or extent, number or amount; in what proportion; by what measure or quality.
O, how love I thy law! it is my meditation all the day.
- Ps. cxix. 97.
3.For what reason; from what cause.
How now, my love! why is your cheek so pale?
- Shak.
4.In what state, condition, or plight.
How, and with what reproach, shall I return?
- Dryden.
5.By what name, designation, or title.
How art thou called?
- Shak.
6.At what price; how dear.
How a score of ewes now?
- Shak.
Let me beg you - don't say "How?" for "What?"
- Holmes.
Adv.1.how - to what extent or amount or degree; "how tall is she?"
2.how - in what way or manner or by what means (`however' is sometimes used as an intensive form of `how'); "how did you catch the snake?"; "he told us how he did it"; "however did you get here so soon?"
Synonyms: however
however, intensifier, intensive
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