- In any way or manner whatever: Get the job done anyway you can. (adverb)
- In any case; at least: I don't know if it was lost or stolen; anyway, it's gone. (adverb)
- Nevertheless; regardless: It was raining but they played the game anyway. (adverb)
American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.