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 hasn’t been any official confirmation, but there’s nonetheless a ton of smoke around this rumor. John Gilpatrick, Popular Mechanics, "Everything We Know About the Future of Star Wars," 10 May 2019 Sure, maybe not a queen of the same caliber, but a queen nonetheless. Elissa Sanci, Woman's Day, "I Ate Like Queen Elizabeth For a Week, and It Was a Royal Pain," 18 Apr. 2019 Owning two homes can be a headache—a headache worth having, to be sure, but a headache nonetheless. Daniel Akst, WSJ, "How to Get the Most Out of a Second Home," 24 Mar. 2019 But the bill nonetheless sailed through Congress, netting just 25 no votes in the House and 2 in the Senate. Teen Vogue, "The 2020 Democratic Candidates Who Voted in Favor of SESTA/FOSTA," 2 Apr. 2019 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

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First Known Use of nonetheless

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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