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    As the case might be

    Hi, what does 'as the case might be' mean? Thx

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    Re: As the case might be

    do you mean those two situations are possible to happen? "may be Jan or Jane doesn't work tonight"?

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    Re: As the case might be

    Quote Originally Posted by vredes View Post
    Hi, what does 'as the case might be' mean? Thx
    Men should respect their girlfriends - or their boyfriends, as the case may be.
    It means that the proposition is true, even though the specific details of a case may vary.

    It is illegal to be cruel to your cat or dog - or parrot, lizard, etc. as the case may be.

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