Meaning of “still” - Learner’s Dictionary


adverb uk us /stɪl/

A2 used to say that something is continuing to happen now or that someone is continuing to do something now:

He's still here if you want to speak to him.
Do you still play basketball?

used to say that something continues to be possible:

We could still catch the train if we leave now.

B1 used to emphasize that you did not expect something to happen because something else makes it surprising:

He didn't do much work but still came top of the class.
The weather was terrible. Still, we had a good holiday.
better/harder/worse, etc still

B2 better/harder/worse, etc than something else

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