at any rate
In any event, whatever the case may be; also, at least. For example, At any rate, I promise to be there even if I'm a little late, or It may not pay well, but at any rate it's a job. [Early 1600s] Also see in any case.
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Historically the reelection rate for members of Congress is in the area of 95 percent.
With a mortality rate of 70 percent, the more cases that arise, the deadlier this epidemic becomes.
The accident rate in Asia has marred what was in 2014 a banner year for aviation safety.Annoying Airport Delays Might Prevent You From Becoming the Next AirAsia 8501|Clive Irving|January 6, 2015|DAILY BEAST
At any rate, policy can enforce equal rights and foster equal opportunity.
Albuquerque Economic Development, a private non-profit, estimates the five year growth rate at almost double the U.S. in general.
In future years the poor-rate (so-called) will include, in addition to these, all other rates levyable by the Corporation.Showell's Dictionary of Birmingham|Thomas T. Harman and Walter Showell
Tressan was monstrous ill-at-ease, and his face lost a good deal of its habitual plethora of colour.
At any rate his stirring advice and the dispatches he brought roused the military authorities at Meerut into activity.The Red Year|Louis Tracy
If we turn again in a new direction, it will at any rate not be in the direction of a return to autocratic mediævalism.The Unsolved Riddle of Social Justice|Stephen Leacock
A fellow rudely clad—a hybrid between man-at-arms and lackey—lounged on a musket to confront them in the gateway.