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however
used in Education of Little Tree

9 uses
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Definition
though (or another expression that connects contrasting ideas)

(Based on idea 1 we might not expect idea 2, but this is a way of saying that even though idea 1 exists, we still have idea 2.  Synonyms include in spite of that, , nevertheless, nonetheless, on the other hand, in contrastand but.)
  • Some of the womenfolks, however, crowded around her and beat her on the back and patted her and told her she had done the right thing.
    16. Church-going (61% in)
however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • He said, however, he had seen a doe deer one time, that was in heat and couldn't find a buck, go slap-dab mad, running into trees and finally drowning herself in the creek.
    3. Shadows on a Cabin Wall (30% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • However, there is a right smart bit of work to it.
    12. A Dangerous Adventure (29% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • Poke salat berries, however, are poison and they will knock you deader than last year's corn stalk.
    12. A Dangerous Adventure (32% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • This time, however, Granpa nearly got killed too.
    12. A Dangerous Adventure (62% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • Mr. Chunk and Mr. Slick, however, was in fine spirits.
    14. A Night on the Mountain (25% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • I had, however, come out a dollar ahead.
    14. A Night on the Mountain (99% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • Granpa, however, didn't need an almanac.
    15. Willow John (5% in)
  • however = a word used to connect contrasting ideas as when using though, in spite of that, in contrast, nevertheless, etc.
  • I told him however, that ol' Ringer died.
    19. The Dog Star (20% in)

There are no more uses of "however" in Education of Little Tree.

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