howbeit

conjunction
how·​be·​it | \ hau̇-ˈbē-ət How to pronounce howbeit (audio) \

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howbeit

adverb

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Synonyms: Conjunction

Synonyms: Adverb

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Examples of howbeit in a Sentence

Conjunction our visit to Niagara Falls was very pleasant, howbeit slightly shorter than we had planned Adverb I've never written a poem before; howbeit, I feel my first attempt is quite good.

First Known Use of howbeit

Conjunction

14th century, in the meaning defined above

Adverb

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of howbeit was in the 14th century

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“Howbeit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/howbeit. Accessed 2 Mar. 2021.

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