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no matter what

This page is about the conversational phrase no matter what

Meaning

You can say this if nothing can change what you're telling someone.

For example

  • While we were in the bomb shelter, Dad said, "Don't be scared. We'll be safe down here, no matter what."

  • "It's a very important meeting."
    "I know. I'll be there on time, no matter what."

Note:
Also "no matter what happens"

Quick Quiz

If he says "I'll always be with you, no matter what", he'll be with you

a. unless he leaves

b. whatever happens

c. until something happens

Contributor: Matt Errey