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    yet

    Dear friends...

    What's the meaning of 'yet' in this sentence?

    She is ugly yet rich and beatific.

    yet = nevertheless, however, but?

    Many thanks
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    Re: yet

    Quote Originally Posted by Offroad View Post
    Dear friends...

    What's the meaning of 'yet' in this sentence?

    She is ugly yet rich and beatific.

    yet = nevertheless, however, but?

    Many thanks
    Even at this stage or time

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    Re: yet

    Quote Originally Posted by Offroad View Post
    Dear friends...

    What's the meaning of 'yet' in this sentence?

    She is ugly yet rich and beatific.

    yet = nevertheless, however, but? yes, especially "but"

    Many thanks
    Yet | Define Yet at Dictionary.com

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