so that meaning


    Definition of so that in English Dictionary

  • 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
      • The screens are connected by chain belts and splocket wheels, so that the bottom screen drives the other two.
      • I had to unindent the first line of each paragraph so that my essay would fit onto one side of paper.
      • I need to collimate my telescope so that the images are clearer.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Conjunctions

    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
    Source: Wiktionary

    Meaning of so that for the defined word.

    Grammatically, this idiom "so that" is a conjunction.
    Definiteness: Level 4
    Definite    ➨     Versatile