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be that as it may

formal used to ​mean that you ​accept that a ​piece of ​information is ​true but it does not ​changeyouropinion of the ​subject you are ​discussing: Building a new children's ​home will ​cost a lot of ​money but, be that as it may, there is an ​urgent need for the ​facility.
(Definition of be that as it may from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be that as it may”
in Chinese (Simplified) 就算是那样…
in Chinese (Traditional) 就算是那樣…
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