but adverb Meaning in the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary
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Meaning of “but” - Learner’s Dictionary

but

adverb
 
 
strong /bʌt/ weak /bət/ formal
only: We can but try.Merely and barelyAlmost
Translations of “but”
in Chinese (Traditional) 強調, (表示強調)…
in Russian лишь…
in Turkish yalnız, sadece…
in Chinese (Simplified) 强调, (表示强调)…
in Polish tylko, chociaż…
(Definition of but adverb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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