- adverb /ˈɛniweɪ/a) Regardless; anyhow.
He that sleeps in the day-time, or is in suspense, fear, anyway troubled in mind, or goes to bed upon a full stomach, may never hope for quiet rest in the night [...].b) . See anyhow.
He didnt enjoy washing his car, but it was so dirty that he did it anyway.
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Anyway — A ny*way, Anyways A ny*ways, adv. Anywise; at all. Tennyson. Southey. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
anyway — index regardless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
anyway — (adv.) 1560s, any way in any manner; variant any ways (with adverbial genitive) attested from c.1560. One word form predominated from 1830s. As an adverbial conjunction, from 1859. Middle English in this sense had ani gates in any way, somehow (c … Etymology dictionary
anyway — [adv] by any means anyhow, at all, at any rate, ever, however, in any case, in any event, in any manner, nevertheless, once; concept 544 … New thesaurus
anyway — ► ADVERB 1) used to emphasize something just said. 2) used in conversations to change the subject or to resume after interruption. 3) nevertheless … English terms dictionary
anyway — [ən′ēwā΄] adv. 1. in any manner or way 2. at least; nevertheless; anyhow 3. haphazardly; carelessly: Also Dial. anyways … English World dictionary
anyway — [[t]e̱niweɪ[/t]] ♦♦ (The form anyhow is also used.) 1) ADV: ADV with cl You use anyway or anyhow to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous point. I m certain David s told you his business troubles. Anyway, it s no secret that… … English dictionary
anyway — an|y|way [ eni,weı ] adverb SPOKEN *** 1. ) despite something else despite something that you have previously mentioned: Even if the drug is banned, a lot of people will go on using it anyway. No one expected house prices to fall, but anyway that … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
anyway */*/*/ — UK [ˈenɪˌweɪ] / US adverb spoken 1) despite something else despite something that you have previously mentioned Even if the drug is banned, a lot of people will go on using it anyway. No one expected house prices to fall, but anyway that s… … English dictionary
anyway — an|y|way W2S1 [ˈeniweı] adv also anyhow [sentence adverb] 1.) in spite of the fact that you have just mentioned ▪ Catherine wasn t sure the book was the right one, but she bought it anyway. ▪ This idea probably won t work, but let s try it anyway … Dictionary of contemporary English
Anyway — Infobox Album Name = Anyway Type = Album Artist = Family Released = November 1970 Recorded = Fairfields Hall and Olympic Sound Studio, London Genre = Rock / Progressive rock Length = 39:57 Label = Reprise Records (UK), United Artists Records (U.S … Wikipedia