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1such/ˈsʌtʃ/adjective
1such
/ˈsʌtʃ/
adjective
Learner's definition of SUCH  
always used before a noun  — used to say that something is great in degree, quality, or number
not used before a noun  — used to say that something has a quality that results in something specified
always used before a noun  : of the kind specified
2such/ˈsʌtʃ/pronoun
2such
/ˈsʌtʃ/
pronoun
Learner's definition of SUCH  
somewhat formal
: that kind or type of person or thing
— see also as such (below)
: something previously stated or specified

and such

: and things of that kind

as such

: of the usual or expected kind : in the usual sense
: by, of, or in itself — used to indicate that something is being considered by itself and not along with other things
— see also 2such 1 (above)

such is life

: life is like that and cannot be changed
3such/ˈsʌtʃ/adverb
3such
/ˈsʌtʃ/
adverb
Learner's definition of SUCH  
somewhat informal  — used to make a description more forceful
: to the degree that is specified or understood

ever such

— see ever

such as

— used to introduce an example or series of examples
: of the specified kind

such as it is

— used to say that something is not very good in quality or condition
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