so that meaning

  • Conjunction
    1. Indicates purpose; in order that, with the result that.
      1. He must die so that others might live. ‎
    2. Indicates purpose; in such a way that, with the intent that.
      1. He tied a complex knot so that others would find it hard to undo. ‎
  • More Examples
    1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
      • … I called for him to publish his expenses so that all Gloucester voters could see that he isn't a snollygoster…
      • The platycoelous centra are not keeled ventrally and are slightly dorsoventrally compressed at mid-length, so that in transverse section the centrum has a more oval outline.
      • The children were required to dump all of their Halloween candy on the table so that their parents could apportion it among them.

Meaning of so that for the defined word.

Grammatically, this idiom "so that" is a conjunction.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Conjunctions
    Definiteness: Level 4
    Definite    ➨     Versatile

    Other Vocabulary

    Look-Alike Words
    1. en so what
    2. en in that
    3. en at that
    4. en do what
    5. en for that