at any rate definition

  • phrase:
    • Nevertheless, anyhow, anyhow, regardless; always discard a previous thought.
    • regardless, anyhow, anyhow, no matter; regularly discard a previous idea.
  • adjective:
    • whatever could be the state of affairs; anyhow.
    • whatever will be the situation; anyhow.
  • adverb:
    • familiar with show that a statement describes or supports a previous statement
    • if absolutely nothing else (`leastwise' is informal and `leastways' is colloquial)
    • always show that a statement describes or aids a previous declaration
    • if absolutely nothing else (`leastwise' is casual and `leastways' is colloquial)

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