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howbeit

[ hou-bee-it ]
/ haʊˈbi ɪt /
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adverb

Archaic. nevertheless.

conjunction

Obsolete. although.

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Origin of howbeit

1350–1400; Middle English how be it however it may be; parallel to albeit
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British Dictionary definitions for howbeit

howbeit
/ (haʊˈbiːɪt) archaic /

sentence connector

however

conjunction

(subordinating) though; although
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