as it is

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: it is - in the actual state of affairs and often contrary to expectations; "he might have been killed; as it is he was severely injured"
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His fresh color and sandy hair and quick-changing blue eyes are those of a young man, and his sympathetic, solicitous interest in women is as youthful as it is Western and American.
The downgrade and negative outlook of NSR follow the downgrade of GLC deposit rating and it is outlook as it is directly mapped from it.
I'm OK with the music business being as crazy as it is now, because I can do a concert and people will come.