adverb. ['ˈɪnsəfɑːr'] to the degree or extent that.
- to that degree
- so far
- in so far
Words that Rhyme with Insofar
Example sentences of the word insofar
1. Noun, singular or mass
Follow your boss’s lead insofar as providing more information about your new job.
Bluetooth is a robust communications technology insofar as it includes mechanisms for error-checking and correction.
Quotes containing the word insofar
1. I don't try to imagine a personal God; it suffices to stand in awe at the structure of the world, insofar as it allows our inadequate senses to appreciate it.
- Albert Einstein
2. Our natures are, indeed, elusively insubstantial—notoriously less stable and less inherent than the nature of other things. And insofar as this is the case, sincerity itself is bullshit.
- Harry G. Frankfurt, On Bullshit
3. As followers of Christ, we are to be careful not to remain victims of the many cultural presuppositions of who he is, and what he teaches, insofar as taking for granted our own caricatures of him. Let it boil in both mind and heart the question, 'If Jesus were to appear today, how many of us would actually recognize him and his teachings (or would it simply be a recount of his first visit)?
- Criss Jami, Killosophy