What does regardless mean?

Definitions for regardlessrɪˈgɑrd lɪs

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. careless(p), regardless(adverb)

    (usually followed by `of') without due thought or consideration

    "careless of the consequences"; "crushing the blooms with regardless tread"

  2. regardless, irrespective, disregardless, no matter, disregarding(adverb)

    in spite of everything; without regard to drawbacks

    "he carried on regardless of the difficulties"


  1. regardless(Adverb)

    Without attention to warnings or indications of bad consequences.

    Tatiana knew the cauliflower was purple, but she ate it regardless.

  2. regardless(Adjective)

    Having no regard; heedless; careless.

  3. regardless(Preposition)

    Paying no attention to; regardless of.

    Tatiana ate the cauliflower regardless of its colour.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Regardless(adj)

    having no regard; heedless; careless; as, regardless of life, consequences, dignity

  2. Regardless(adj)

    not regarded; slighted

British National Corpus

  1. Adverbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'regardless' in Adverbs Frequency: #343


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of regardless in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of regardless in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Angela Merkel:

    Regardless of what the ECB does.

  2. President Donald Trump:

    Regardless of the recommendation.

  3. Bruce Klingner:

    So regardless of what Beijing wants.

  4. President Donald Trump:

    I was going to fire regardless of recommendation.

  5. Suzy Kassem:

    Stand up for truth regardless of who steps on it.

Images & Illustrations of regardless

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