Nevertheless vs. Notwithstanding

Nevertheless vs. Notwithstanding — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Nevertheless and Notwithstanding

Neverthelessadverb

In spite of that; nonetheless; however

a small, nevertheless fatal error.

Notwithstandingpreposition

In spite of

The teams played on, notwithstanding the rain.

Neverthelessadverb

(conjunctive) In spite of what preceded; yet.

Notwithstandingadverb

All the same; nevertheless

We proceeded, notwithstanding.

Neverthelessadverb

despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession);

although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try itwhile we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreedhe was a stern yet fair mastergranted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go

Notwithstandingconjunction

In spite of the fact that; although.

Notwithstandingadverb

Nevertheless, all the same.

Notwithstandingconjunction

Although.

Notwithstandingpreposition

In spite of, despite.

Notwithstandingnoun

An instance of the word "notwithstanding", often characteristic of legalese.

Notwithstandingadverb

despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession);

although I'm a little afraid, however I'd like to try itwhile we disliked each other, nevertheless we agreedhe was a stern yet fair mastergranted that it is dangerous, all the same I still want to go