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English definition of “still”


adverb (DESPITE)    /stɪl/
B1 despite that: You may not approve of what he did, but he's still your brother. I know you don't like her, but you still don't have to be so rude to her. Even though she hasn't really got the time, she still offered to help.Connecting words which express a contrastAlso, extra, and in addition Grammar:StillStill is an adverb and an adjective.See moreGrammar:Still as an adverbWe use still as an adverb to emphasise that something is continuing:See moreGrammar:Still as an adjectiveWe use still as an adjective to say that something is not moving:See moreGrammar:Still: typical errorsSee more
(Definition of still adverb (DESPITE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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