in any event

in any event
in any event or at all events
whatever happens or has happened

The main witness was probably lying, but in any event the prosecution's case was very weak.


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  • in any event — adverb used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement (Freq. 6) Anyhow, he is dead now I think they re asleep; anyhow, they re quiet I don t know what happened to it; anyway, it s gone anyway, there is another factor… …   Useful english dictionary

  • in\ any\ event — • in any case • in any event • at all events adv. phr. 1. No matter what happens: surely; without fail; certainly; anyhow; anyway. It may rain tomorrow, but we are going home in any case. I may not go to Europe, but in any event, I will visit you …   Словарь американских идиом

  • in any event — See: IN ANY CASE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in any event — See: IN ANY CASE …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • in any event — • in any case • in any event no matter what happens, surely, without fail I may not be able to meet you next week but in any case I will still give you the books before then. whatever happens; anyway In any case, we must helр all we can. в любом… …   Idioms and examples

  • in any event — we may not join you for dinner, but in any event we ll see you at the theater Syn: regardless, whatever happens, come what may, no matter what, at any rate, in any case, anyhow, anyway, even so, still, nevertheless, nonetheless; informal anyways …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • in any event — ► in any event (or at all events) whatever happens or may have happened. Main Entry: ↑event …   English terms dictionary

  • in any event — index notwithstanding, regardless Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • in any event — whatever happens. I hope to meet her this afternoon, but in any event I have to return home tomorrow. Usage notes: the same meaning can also be expressed by at (the very) least, come hell or high water, come what may, and either way Related… …   New idioms dictionary

  • in any event, regardless of what happens; in any case. Also, at all events. — idi in any event, regardless of what happens; in any case. Also, at all events …   From formal English to slang

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