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Meaning of “because” - Learner’s Dictionary

because

conjunction     /bɪˈkɒz, bɪˈkəz/
A1 used to give a reason for something: I phoned because I needed to talk to you. I can't come out tonight because I've got too much homework.Connecting words which introduce a cause or reason
Translations of “because”
in Arabic لِأنَّ, بِسَبَب…
in Korean 왜냐하면…
in Malaysian kerana…
in French parce que…
in Turkish çünkü…
in Italian perché…
in Chinese (Traditional) 因為,由於…
in Russian потому что…
in Polish bo, ponieważ…
in Vietnamese bởi vì…
in Spanish porque…
in Portuguese porque…
in Thai เพราะว่า…
in German weil…
in Catalan perquè…
in Japanese なぜなら, ~なので…
in Indonesian karena…
in Chinese (Simplified) 因为,由于…
(Definition of because from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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