such as it was What does it mean?
Feb 8, 2017 2:13 PM
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It means "not very good." It means "just barely good enough." "All we had for lunch was a little package of crackers. We sat down and ate our lunch, such as it was." This means "We ate it at lunchtime. I'll call it lunch. It wasn't a normal lunch. It wasn't a good lunch." A related phrase is "not worthy of the name." "We called our crackers 'lunch,' though they were not worthy of the name." They didn't deserve the name "lunch."
February 8, 2017
I think it means "it was like that"
February 8, 2017
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