as\ far\ as\ that\ goes


as\ far\ as\ that\ goes
• so far as that is concerned
• so far as that goes
adv. phr.
While we are talking about it; also; actually.

You don't have to worry about the girls. Mary can take care of herself, and as far as that goes, Susan is pretty independent, too.

I didn't enjoy the movie, and so far as that is concerned, I never like horror movies.

Syn.: for that matter, in fact
Compare: come to think of it

Словарь американских идиом. — СПб., Изд-во "Лань". . 1997.

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