American EnglishspokenXXused to say that a negative statement is also true about you:
'I don't have any money right now.' 'Me either.'
WORD CHOICE: WORD CHOICE: also, too, as well, eitheralso, too and as well can be used in many of the same contexts• She's a valued colleague, and a great friend too OR and a great friend as well OR and also a great friend.also is the most formal and the most likely to be used in formal writing such as reports.as wellis the most informal and the most likely to be used in speech.!! too is never used at the beginning of a clause. Alsois not usually used at the end of a clause• Smoking makes you ill. It costs a lot too/as well OR It's also expensive OR Also, it's expensive.Use eitherwhen you are adding another negative fact• Our first attempt didn't work, and our second didn't either (NOT also didn't). ➔ See alsoalso
Definition from the Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English Advanced Learner's Dictionary.