Simple Definition of anyway
: despite something that has been stated before
—used to give added force to a question
—used to add something to a previous statement
Examples of anyway in a sentence
The road got worse, but they kept going anyway.
I didn't expect her to say “yes,” but I asked her anyway.
It makes no difference what we say. She's going to do what she wants anyway.
He's far from perfect, but she loves him anyway.
First Known Use of anyway
ANYWAY Defined for Kids
Definition of anyway for Students
1 : without regard to other considerations <He knew it was a lie, but he said it anyway.>
2 : as an additional consideration or thought <It's too expensive, and anyway, you have one just like it.>
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