Definition of "so"
In order that.
With the result that; for that reason; therefore.
Provided that; on condition that, as long as.
To the (explicitly stated) extent that.
To the (implied) extent.
In a particular manner.
In the same manner or to the same extent as aforementioned; also.
In that state or manner; with that attribute. (replaces the aforementioned adjective phrase).
Used after a pause for thought to introduce a new topic, question or story.
Short for so what.
Be as you are; stand still; used especially to cows; also used by sailors.
A syllable used in solfège to represent the fifth note of a major scale.