29 Synonyms & Antonyms for However


Noun:

The noun form for “however” is “contrariety” or “nonetheless.”

Verb:

The word “however” is typically used as an adverb to indicate contrast or contradiction.

Synonyms

Nevertheless
Nonetheless
Nonetheless
Despite that
On the other hand
In contrast
Yet
Nonetheless
Still
Be that as it may
Albeit
Notwithstanding
Conversely
Though
In spite of that

Antonyms

Nonetheless
Nevertheless
On the other hand
In contrast
Conversely
Yet
Still
In spite of that
Regardless
Conversely
On the contrary
Instead
Albeit
Notwithstanding
Whereas

Examples from books and articles:

  • However famous you are and however rich, losing a baby is the same the world over. However much it hurt, he could do it.
  • For example, you could say, "I liked my lunch. However, it was too expensive." You can also use "however" in the middle of a sentence to contrast two things.

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