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English definition of “still”


adverb (DESPITE)    /stɪl/
B1 despite that: You may not approve of what he did, but he's still your brother . I know you don't like her, but you still don't have to be so rude to her. Even though she hasn't really got the time , she still offered to help .Connecting words which express a contrastAlso, extra, and in addition Grammar:StillStill is an adverb and an adjective.Grammar:Still as an adverbWe use still as an adverb to emphasise that something is continuing:Grammar:Still as an adjectiveWe use still as an adjective to say that something is not moving:Grammar:Still: typical errors
(Definition of still adverb (DESPITE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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