nonetheless

adverb
none·​the·​less | \ ˌnən-t͟hə-ˈles How to pronounce nonetheless (audio) \

Definition of nonetheless

: nevertheless The hike was difficult, but fun nonetheless. … smaller but nonetheless important research programs.— Malcolm W. Browne

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Examples of nonetheless in a Sentence

sometimes you can be a real jerk, but I like you nonetheless

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There were already plenty of music venues in Brunswick when Howler opened its doors, but it's managed to stand out nonetheless. Carrie Hutchinson, Condé Nast Traveler, "10 Best Venues & Places for Live Music in Melbourne," 10 Sep. 2018 Instead, your opportunities might be small and unexpected — not grand, but very important nonetheless. Jenny Sharaf, The Cut, "Madame Clairevoyant: Horoscopes for the Week of July 2," 2 July 2018 Thus, Intel could deliver nominally 10nm CPUs, which will nonetheless have various 14nm and 22nm chiplet modules within them (as shown in the graphic below). Vlad Savov, The Verge, "Intel unveils Foveros 3D chip stacking and new 10nm ‘chiplets’," 12 Dec. 2018 Tom McVei didn’t actually coach the Washington Capitals during their horrific debut season 44 years ago, but nonetheless got a firsthand view of their expansion turmoil. Geoff Baker, The Seattle Times, "Mixed results: A half-century of trial and error with NHL expansion franchises," 5 Dec. 2018 The argument nonetheless got a bit of pushback from across the industry. Kyle Orland, Ars Technica, "Observations and lessons from two decades of writing about video games," 25 Nov. 2018 In the photos, Silverstone wears a black turtleneck underneath an oversize black and white tweed suit—a bit more buttoned-up then Cher, definitely, but super-professional and appropriate nonetheless. Katherine J. Igoe, Marie Claire, "Movie Cher Alicia Silverstone Just Met Musical Cher Dove Cameron, and It's the Circle of Life," 20 Dec. 2018 Until then, consider an outing to see The Favourite, set in the early 1700s, which reveals a slightly less decorative—but nonetheless inspiring—side of regal dress. Emily Farra, Vogue, "The Most Stylish Movies and TV Shows of 2018," 17 Dec. 2018 This contradicted the experience of many Facebook users, who reported installing Messenger with the bare minimum of permissions and nonetheless having logs collected. Russell Brandom, The Verge, "Facebook knew Android call-scraping would be ‘high-risk,’ new documents reveal," 5 Dec. 2018

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1533, in the meaning defined above

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nonetheless

adverb

English Language Learners Definition of nonetheless

somewhat formal : in spite of what has just been said

nonetheless

adverb
none·​the·​less | \ ˌnən-t͟hə-ˈles How to pronounce nonetheless (audio) \

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