- as it is
- (from Idioms in Speech)really, in reality, as the situation is now, anyhow, anyway
The agency pays you very well as it is. (Gr. Greene)
I've got to go round to the flea pit. I shall see the second half as it is. (J. Wain)
Have a heart, partner! (close the window!) I'm refrigerated to the marrow as it is. (J. Wain)
I must hurry. I am late as it is. (Gr. Greene)
Idioms and examples. 2014.