Meaning of “anyhow” - Learner’s Dictionary

anyhow

adverb uk us /ˈenihaʊ/ (also anyway)
MORE IMPORTANTLY

B2 used to give a more important reason for something that you are saying:

I don't need a car and I can't afford one anyhow.
DESPITE

B2 despite that:

He hates carrots but he ate them anyhow.
IN CONVERSATION

B2 used when you are returning to an earlier subject:

Anyhow, as I said, I'll be away next week.
CHANGING STATEMENT

used when you want to slightly change something that you have just said:

Boys aren't horrible - not all of them anyhow!

(Definition of “anyhow” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)