Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: adverb

Definitions: (adverb) You use nevertheless to add surprising information or something in contrast to what was already said or written.

Examples: (adverb) The company are seriously over budget. They have nevertheless decided to continue with the project. (adverb) He stopped working as a doctor in 1973. Nevertheless, he remained active in medical research until his death.

Synonyms: adverbs: nonetheless, however, yet.

Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 6 B