Synonyms However, Definition and Examples

Synonyms However, Definition and Examples

Synonyms However, Definition and Examples

We can express a contrast by using the adverb however with two sentences. It is always followed by a comma.

Example Sentences with However;

  • My friends wanted to go outside. However, it is raining.
  • I’ll help you however I can.
  • Alex and Arya shared an umbrella. However, it wasn’t big enough and they both got wet.
  • The movie got good reviews; however, it was very long.


Here are Synonym words with However;


  • Her face is serious but nonetheless very friendly.
  • Nonetheless Sansa works a lot, she hasn’t any money.



  • Notwithstanding the bad weather, they went for a walk.
  • It was the same material, notwithstanding the texture seemed different.



  • My father was a man of great means, and of great intellect withal.



  • Meat smells awful, but tastes delicious.
  • I am very hungry, but the fridge is empty.



  • Despite the cool day, he don’t want to go out.
  • Despite being a millionaire, she lives in a very small flat.


for all that

  • He told her once and for all that he would not go to the movie with her.



  • Our visit to Niagara falls was very pleasant, howbeit slightly shorter than we had planned.


in spite of

  • They helped them in spite of the difficulties
  • In spite of all the cooking shows I’ve watched, I’m still no good in the kitchen.


on the other hand

  • My sister is clever, but on the other hand she often makes careless mistakes.



  • Samuel has bought a new dress but he hasn’t worn it yet.
  • He hasn’t watered the flowers yet.


per contra

  • The per contra is that they themselves are rather malodorous.



  • Even though they were millionaires, they drive old cars.
  • We are still very hungry, even though we ate very much .


after all

  • They felt weary after all their hard work.
  • After all that hard work, students deserve a holiday.


all the same

  • It’s all the same to me whether our team loses or wins.



  • Well, anyhow they’re going to end it.


be that as it may

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