adverb. ['ˌnɛvɝðəˈlɛs'] despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession).
- all the same
- even so
- less (English)
- læs (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- never (English)
- næfre (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
- the (English)
Words that Rhyme with Nevertheless
How do you spell nevertheless? Is it nethertheless ?
A common misspelling of nevertheless is nethertheless
Example sentences of the word nevertheless
Impatiens are known as rabbit-resistant plants, but rabbits nevertheless sometimes eat the delicate flowers' petals and leaves.
Quotes containing the word nevertheless
1. Many a sin has sullied me in body and in soul because I did not restrain my thoughts nor guard my lips: nevertheless it is to Thee, O God of majesty and love, that I turn in my extremity, for Thou art the fount of mercy; to Thee, as quickly as I may, I speed: for Thou alone canst heal me; I take refuge under Thy protection.
- Saint Ambrose
2. The word 'God' is for me nothing more than the expression and product of human weaknesses, the Bible a collection of honorable, but still primitive legends which are nevertheless pretty childish. No interpretation, no matter how subtle, can (for me) change this.
- Albert Einstein
3. The last time somebody pointed out that cowboys ride horses, not tricycles, I shot him. Of course, I waited until another gunslinger gunned him down, but nevertheless, I still shot him.
- Jarod Kintz, Who Moved My Choose?: An Amazing Way to Deal With Change by Deciding to Let Indecision Into Your Life