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nevertheless

adverb uk   /ˌnev.ə.ðəˈles/ us    /-ɚ-/ ( also nonetheless)
B2 despite what has just been said or referred to: I knew a lot about the subject already, but her talk was interesting nevertheless.
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in Korean 그럼에도 불구하고…
in Arabic وَمَعَ ذَلِك…
in Portuguese no entanto, todavia…
in Catalan tanmateix…
in Japanese それにもかかわらず…
in Italian comunque, tuttavia…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不過,仍然, 儘管如此…
in Russian тем не менее…
in Turkish yine de, bununla beraber, buna rağmen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 不过,仍然, 尽管如此…
in Polish niemniej, mimo to…
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