1. used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement
- I don't know what happened to it; anyway, it's gone
- anyway, there is another factor to consider
2. in any way whatsoever
- get it done anyway you can
Similar word(s): anyhow
Sentences with anyway as an adverb:
- He didn't enjoy washing his car, but it was so dirty that he did it anyway.
- I don't think that's true. I haven't found any evidence, anyway.