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however
used in The Lost Hero

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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.)
  • I am only obligated to listen, however.
    Chapter 20 (34% in)
however = though (used to connect contrasting ideas)
  • "However," Chiron said, "until the dragon is brought under control, that won't be possible."
    Chapter 10 (9% in)
however = though (used to connect contrasting ideas)
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