What does anyhow mean?

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ˈɛn iˌhaʊany·how

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. anyhow, anyway, anyways, in any case, at any rate, in any event(adverb)

    used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement

    "Anyhow, he is dead now"; "I think they're asleep; anyhow, they're quiet"; "I don't know what happened to it; anyway, it's gone"; "anyway, there is another factor to consider"; "I don't know how it started; in any case, there was a brief scuffle"; "in any event, the government faced a serious protest"; "but at any rate he got a knighthood for it"

  2. anyhow, anyway(adverb)

    in any way whatsoever

    "they came anyhow they could"; "get it done anyway you can"


  1. anyhow(Adverb)

    In any way or manner whatever.

  2. anyhow(Adverb)

    In any case. Used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Anyhow(adverb)

    in any way or manner whatever; at any rate; in any event

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. anyhow

    Do the duty by all means, and at any rate or risk: as Nelson, impatient for getting to Copenhagen in 1801, exclaimed-- "Let it be by the Sound, by the Belt, or anyhow, only lose not an hour."

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  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'anyhow' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3200

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of anyhow in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of anyhow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of anyhow in a Sentence

  1. William McFee:

    If fate means you to lose, give him a good fight anyhow.

  2. Lois McMaster Bujold:

    I don't confuse greatness with perfection. To be great anyhow isthe higher achievement.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    If it causes discomfort anyhow to the ordinary people, then it can't be in the interest of the general public.

  4. David Rapetti:

    We were probably about 30 yards or 30 meters away from the gunman. Which was near enough anyhow. And I was ... frightened.

  5. T.R. Threston:

    Social climbers are a bit like rats. You know you should avoid them, but, somehow one or two manage to sneak into your life anyhow.

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