/haʊsoʊˈɛvə/ (say howsoh'evuh)

conjunction, adverb
intensive form of however.
Also, Poetic, howso'er.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.


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  • Howsoever — How so*ev er, adj. & conj. [How + so + ever.] 1. In what manner soever; to whatever degree or extent; however. [1913 Webster] I am glad he s come, howsoever he comes. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. Although; though; however. [Obs.] Shak. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • howsoever — [hou΄sō ev′ər] adv. 1. to whatever degree or extent 2. by whatever means; in whatever manner …   English World dictionary

  • howsoever — adverb Date: 14th century 1. in whatever manner 2. to whatever degree or extent …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • howsoever — /how soh ev euhr/, adv. 1. to whatsoever extent or degree. 2. in whatsoever manner. [1275 1325; ME; see HOW1, SO1, EVER] * * * …   Universalium

  • howsoever — adverb a) In any manner whatsoever b) To whatever degree or extent; however …   Wiktionary

  • howsoever — how|so|ev|er [ ,hausou evər ] adverb LITERARY HOWEVER …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • howsoever — adv. 194 B …   Oldest English Words

  • howsoever — how·so·ev·er || ‚haÊŠsəʊ evÉ™(r) adv. in whatever way, to whatever degree …   English contemporary dictionary

  • howsoever — whosoever …   Anagrams dictionary

  • howsoever — formal or archaic adverb to whatever extent. conjunction in whatever way …   English new terms dictionary

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