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vanishedone commented on the word tanquam
Besides the 'good enough to be a fellow' sense (which it attributes specifically to Cambridge), the OED gives a general 'as it were' sense ('a mere seeming') and a legal one of qui tam, all obsolete.
September 28, 2008
gangerh commented on the word tanquam
Reminds me of Mark Twain's quip -'I never let school interfere with my education'.
February 4, 2008
sionnach commented on the word tanquam
A person with enough education to attend college.