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English definition of “anyhow”

anyhow

adverb uk   /ˈen.i.haʊ/ us  

anyhow adverb (ANYWAY)

B2 → anywayConnecting words joining words or phrases with similar or related meaningsConnecting words which express a contrast

anyhow adverb (WITHOUT CARE)

(informal also any old how) without care or interest or in an untidy way: He looked a complete mess - dressed anyhow with his hair sticking up.Not paying attentionTreating as unimportantNeglecting and ignoringDirty and untidy
(Definition of anyhow from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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