from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adv. In whatever way or manner; however: I'll cook it anyhow you like. They came anyhow they could—by boat, train, or plane.
- adv. In a careless way; haphazardly: clothes stuffed anyhow into the suitcase.
- adv. In any case; at least: I think they're asleep; anyhow, they're quiet.
- adv. Nevertheless: It sounds crazy, but I believe it anyhow.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adv. In any way or manner whatever.
- adv. In any case. Used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adv. In any way or manner whatever; at any rate; in any event.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- In any way or manner whatever; howsoever.
- In any case; at any rate; at all events; however that may be; however: as, anyhow, he failed to appear; anyhow, I don't believe it can be done.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adv. used to indicate that a statement explains or supports a previous statement
- adv. in any way whatsoever
any + how (Wiktionary)