Translation of "however" - English-Turkish dictionary


adverb uk /haʊˈevər/ us
however cold/difficult/slowly, etc

B2 used to say that it does not make any difference how cold/difficult/slowly, etc something is or happens

ne kadar (soğuk/zor/yavaş vs.) ... olursa olsun
We're not going to get there in time, however fast we drive.

A2 used when you are about to say something that is surprising compared with what you have just said

ancak, ama
He had always been a successful businessman. Recently, however, things have not been going well for him.

used to ask about how something happened when the person asking feels surprised

nasıl; nasıl oldu da
However did you manage to persuade her?

(Translation of “however adverb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)