Definition Of and


(forming nouns) denoting a person or thing to be treated in a specified way.


a Boolean operator that gives the value one if and only if all the operands are one, and otherwise has a value of zero.

used after some verbs and before another verb to indicate intention, instead of “to”.

I would try and do what he said

used to connect words of the same part of speech, clauses, or sentences that are to be taken jointly.

bread and butter

used to introduce an additional comment or interjection.

if it came to a choice—and this was the worst thing—she would turn her back on her parents

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Example Of and

  • and now to the dessert

  • and then what happens?

  • a hundred and fifty

  • a line of men marching two and two

  • all human conduct is determined or caused—but there are causes and causes

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