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1. nevertheless

adverb. ['ˌnɛvɝðəˈlɛs'] despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession).

Synonyms

  • withal
  • however
  • notwithstanding
  • all the same
  • yet
  • still
  • even so

Antonyms

  • worry
  • louden
  • stormy
  • moving

Etymology

  • less (English)
  • læs (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • never (English)
  • næfre (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
  • the (English)

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Words that Rhyme with Nevertheless

  • transgress
  • stds
  • nonetheless
  • l'express
  • dispossess
  • convalesce
  • tcas
  • simplesse
  • repossess
  • reinvests
  • progress
  • kjos
  • hces
  • express'
  • express
  • distress
  • compress
  • cmos
  • adss
  • abts
  • uys
  • uss
  • undress
  • suppress
  • suggests
  • success
  • requests
  • repress
  • regress
  • redress

How do you spell nevertheless? Is it nethertheless ?

A common misspelling of nevertheless is nethertheless

Example sentences of the word nevertheless


1. Adverb
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

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