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nonetheless
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

3 uses
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Definition
in spite of that (Used to connect contrasting ideas. Other synonyms could include words and phrases such as nevertheless, all the same, still,  and however.)
  • It was obviously dying—quietly and painlessly, but none the less surely.
    2 — Maiden No More (72% in)
  • The same unworldliness was what had necessitated Angel's getting a living as a farmer, and would probably keep his brothers in the position of poor parsons for the term of their activities; yet Angel admired it none the less.
    4 — The Consequence (21% in)
  • He thus beheld in the pale morning light the resolve to separate from her; not as a hot and indignant instinct, but denuded of the passionateness which had made it scorch and burn; standing in its bones; nothing but a skeleton, but none the less there.
    5 — The Woman Pays (31% in)

There are no more uses of "nonetheless" in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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