American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- conj. Informal Because.
- conj. colloquial, slang because
- Aphetic form of because; first used in the 15th century. (Wiktionary)
“Often, players said, they would gather in their dorms or apartments with a few teammates or roommates—"Not your girlfriend," Nevada running back Vai Taua said, "'cause your girlfriend don't want to watch"—and eat a late-night dinner of pizza or takeout food while the program was on.”
“No, just 'cause you're a friend of the mayor's doesn't mean you're not qualified.”
“No, just 'cause you're a friend of the mayor's doesn't mean you're not qualified'.”
“And Orson says, 'I still don't understand'—'cause sometimes it can get very, very complicated.”
“Dogg, will be carrying out their respective duties in fulfillment of Mikey's chosen sole life purpose of validating Viko's presence in any and all social circles which happen to be available, just 'cause Mikey said so Don't ask.”
“She continued, "it's not 'cause he's black, is it?”
“Time to light up a Lucky, 'cause that's how I feel".”
“That was lucky by the way, it's only fair to say, President Bush never proposed those tax cuts as a stimulus as we now see matter, 'cause nobody knew we had a recession starting up.”
“I could barely drive away 'cause I was laughing so hard.”
“Noticing that everyone thinking he's insane is hurting his Social Game, Agent Dry Mouth has a new, incomprehensible strategy at his command: "So there has to be another side of me that emerges: the guy that's undercover, 'cause I'll tell you this much: I'm prepared to do what I need to do to win a million dollars.”
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it bothers me when i hear someone who have experienced something life changing use the phrase: now i appreciate the little things. I DON'T BELIEVE THERE ARE ANY LITTLE THINGS. everything is EXTRAOR...
shortened words, acronyms, and other random tricks I've seen used on Twitter, in order to meet the 140 character limit. :D
The devil went down to Georgia, he was looking for a soul to steal.
He was in a bind 'cos he was way behind: he was willin' to make a deal.
When he came across this young man sawin' on ...
Looking for tweets for cause.