be that as it may

idiom

Definition of be that as it may

formal
used to introduce a statement that is somehow different from what has just been said There has been some improvement in the economy in recent months, but, be that as it may, many people are still looking for work.

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“Be that as it may.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/be%20that%20as%20it%20may. Accessed 25 Feb. 2021.

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