nonetheless nonetheless  /ˌnən ðə ˈlɛs/

Definition(s):

  • (adv) despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession)

Usage(s):

  1. Sacked from his job, he nonetheless climbed over the perimeter wall of the Lenin Shipyard in Gdansk in August 1980, at age 37, to join the occupation strike.
  2. Some fascinating products that are already demonstrably successful nonetheless missed the cut because they won't reach consumers until early 2001.
  3. But some members complained nonetheless that they felt the Administration was pressuring schools to watch the speech.

News

  1. BidPal, on a roll, doubles space

    The world of philanthropy, where shoestring budgets dominate, is nonetheless proving lucrative for BidPal Inc., a 108-employee company led by tech veteran Scott Webber. The company saw revenue rocket from $1.8 million in 2010 to $10.2 million last year, making it the city’s second-fastest-growing private company, according to IBJ ’s annual list.
    on June 22, 2013     Source: Indianapolis Business Journal

  2. Santa Ana, Newport Beach Checkpoints Tonight Begin Weekend of Targeting Drunken Drivers

    It's not a holiday weekend nor days of non-holiday celebrating like the ones for ol' St. Patrick, but cops will nonetheless be out in force with DUI checkpoints and other enforcement operations a...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: OC Weekly

  3. BlackBerry 10 still going strong, expected to ship 14 million devices this year

    BlackBerry 10 devices may not be selling like iPhones or Samsung Galaxy phones, but BlackBerry nonetheless has to be pleased that it’s beaten many analysts’ expectations for device shipments so far. The Financial Post points us to new research from RBC analyst Mark Sue, who now projects that BlackBerry will ship 14 million BlackBerry 10 devices this year, up from his earlier projection of 11 ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: BGR News via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "Protecting those we are here to help nonetheless does require killing, capturing, or turning the insurgents. We will not shrink from that; indeed, you have been taking the fight to the enemy and we will continue to do so," he added.
    on Jul 4, 2010 By: David Petraeus Source: Washington Post

  2. The 26-year-old added: "If you can eliminate Brazil, one of the best teams in this championship the first feeling is relief, we always believed in it. Brazil have a strong defence but nonetheless we scored two goals. We did a great job - just so...
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Wesley Sneijder Source: The News International

  3. "While it is for the criminal justice system to determine your guilt or innocence, it is my responsibility as commissioner of the National Football League to determine whether your conduct, even if not criminal, nonetheless violated league policies,...
    on Jul 23, 2007 By: Roger Goodell Source: Forbes

Word of the Day
cursory cursory
/ˈkɜr sə ri /