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however
British English: /haʊˈɛvə/
American English: /haʊˈɛvər/

Translation of however in French:

conjunction

adverb

  • 1 (no matter how) See examples: however hard I try, I can't
    j'ai beau essayer de toutes mes forces, je n'y arrive pas
    however difficult the task is ou may be, we can't give up
    si difficile que soit la tâche, nous ne pouvons pas abandonner
    however profitable the company is ou may be…
    la compagnie a beau faire des bénéfices,…
    however rich/small she is ou may be
    si riche/petite soit-elle
    everyone, however poor/inexperienced however often you tell me, I still won't believe you
    tu peux me le répéter aussi souvent que tu veux, je ne te croirai pas davantage
    however much it costs
    quel que soit le prix
    however many people go
    quel que soit le nombre de personnes qui y vont
    however long it takes, I'm not leaving
    quel que soit le temps que ça prendra, je ne partirai pas
  • 2 (in whatever way) See examples: however you like
    comme tu veux
    however he does it, she won't like it
    quelle que soit la façon dont il s'y prend, ça ne lui plaira pas
    however they travel, they will find it difficult
    quelle que soit la façon dont ils voyagent, ça va être difficile
  • 3 (how on earth) however did you guess?
    comment as-tu deviné?

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