What does nonetheless mean?

Definitions for nonethelessˌnʌn ðəˈlɛs

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word nonetheless.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. however, nevertheless, withal, still, yet, all the same, even so, nonetheless, notwithstanding(adverb)

    despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession)

    "although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try it"; "while we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreed"; "he was a stern yet fair master"; "granted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go"


  1. nonetheless(Adverb)


British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'nonetheless' in Adverbs Frequency: #375


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of nonetheless in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of nonetheless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anonymous:

    He who dies with the most toys is, nonetheless, still dead.

  2. Jeffrey Movit:

    Ms. Germanotta’s counsel nonetheless has not provided a deposition date.

  3. England Deputy Governor Andrew Bailey:

    HBOS was at root a simple bank that nonetheless managed to create a big problem.

  4. Sergei Aksyonov:

    So they are trying to carry out that order, but nonetheless, take a little piece for themselves.

  5. Peter Altmaier:

    Nonetheless we need to improve this. Those who don't have the right to stay must leave Germany promptly.

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