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no matter what/when/where/why/who/how
Used to emphasize that something is always the case or that something must be done (by someone). No matter how I approach it, I just can't seem to understand this math problem. No matter who does it, this report has got to be finished and on my desk by the end of the week.
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no matter who, what, where, when, etc.used to say that something is always true, whatever the situation is, or that somebody should certainly do something: Don’t open the door, no matter who comes. ♢ No matter what he says, don’t trust him. ♢ I’ll find her, no matter where she’s hiding.
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