Word:

However

How`ev´er
adv.1.In whetever manner, way, or degree.
However yet they me despise and spite.
- Spenser.
2.At all events; at least; in any case.
Our chief end is to be freed from all, if it may be, however from the greatest evils.
- Tillotson.
conj.1.Nevertheless; notwithstanding; yet; still; though; as, I shall not oppose your design; I can not, however, approve of it.
Adv.1.however - despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession); "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"; "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"; "he was a stern yet fair master"; "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"
2.however - by contrast; on the other hand; "the first part was easy; the second, however, took hours"
3.however - to whatever degree or extent; "The results, however general, are important"; "they have begun, however reluctantly, to acknowledge the legitimacy of some of the opposition's concerns"
4.however - in whatever way or manner; "Victory, however it was brought about, was sweet"; "however he did it, it was very clever"
5.however - in what way or manner or by what means (`however' is sometimes used as an intensive form of `how'); "how did you catch the snake?"; "he told us how he did it"; "however did you get here so soon?"
Synonyms: how
after all, again, albeit, all the same, although, anyhow, anyway, anywise, at all, at all events, at any rate, by any means, come what may, even, even so, except, for all that, how, howbeit, in any case, in any event, in any way, in what way, irregardless, just the same, no matter how, no matter what, nohow, nonetheless, on, per contra, rather, regardless, save, though, when, yet, yowl
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