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after all

adverb

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as in however, nevertheless

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The first known use of after all was in 1590

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24 Feb 2020

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“After all.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/after%20all. Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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