- Archaic. nevertheless.
- Obsolete. although.
Origin of howbeit
Related Words for howbeitstill, yet, though, nevertheless, even, when, notwithstanding, nonetheless, withal, however, although, but, regardless, howbeit, despite, besides, furthermore, anyhow, albeit, granted
Examples from the Web for howbeit
Historical Examples of howbeit
Howbeit, happen what may, every colour must in shading keep to its own class.Albert Durer
T. Sturge Moore
Howbeit, what an array of Masters and Knights have we, and what a variety!
Howbeit, the following deserves a place as the tail-flounce of his Fantasy.
Howbeit, you need not decide at once, wait and see what is brought to you.Cyropaedia
Howbeit, her ill husbandry was right then mine encheson (Note 6).In Convent Walls
Emily Sarah Holt
- (subordinating) though; although
Word Origin and History for howbeit
late 14c., contraction of how be it.