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  • 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 t
  • in whatever way or manner; "Victory, however it was brought about, was sweet"; "however he did it, it was very clever"
  • 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"
  • by contrast; on the other hand; "the first part was easy; the second, however, took hours"
  • 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?"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'However'


  • However: However is the 12th single release by Japanese band Glay on August 6, 1997. It debuted at 1 on the Oricon chart, appearing at that ...
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  • However Much Love: "However Much Love" is a song by Filipino singer Nina from her 2011 studio album Stay Alive . It was released as a radio-only Valentine ...
  • Back to Life (However Do You Want Me): "Back to Life (However Do You Want Me)" is a song by British R&B band Soul II Soul . It appeared on their debut album Club Classics Vol. ...
  • However Much I Booze: "However Much I Booze" is a song by The Who , written by Pete Townshend that is the second track on their 1975 album The Who by Numbers ...

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'However' example sentence in quotations


* There is a healthful hardiness about real dignity that never dreads contact and communion with others, however humble. - Washington Irving

* The beginning of faith is the beginning of fruitfulness but the beginning of unbelief, however glittering, is empty. - Johann von Goethe

* The man who in view of gain thinks of righteousness who in the view of danger is prepared to give up his life and who does not forget an old agreement however far back it extends - such a man may be reckoned a complete man. - Confucius


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  • Morgan Stanley's Top 5 REIT Picks For Q4
    Morgan Stanley has identified some challenges for the REIT sector between now and the end of the year. However, given the head winds facing the sector as a whole, there are a handful of REITs that Morgan ... Read more on this news related to 'However'
  • Dairy enters protracted bear market - Rabobank
    International dairy prices are now well below levels that will be sustainable in the medium term, however all signs suggest a prolonged period of low prices will be required in order to soak up the current global market surplus, according to Rabobank in its latest Dairy Quarterly report. According to Rabobank director of Dairy Research New Zealand and Asia Hayley Read more on this news related to 'However'
  • Diem Brown's recovery slowed
    People.com reported, slowing her recovery. However, she's stayed upbeat in the face of her struggle. Read more on this news related to 'However'

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