then again


then again
(but) then again after thinking more about something.

She'd look better if she lost maybe ten or fifteen pounds, but then again who wouldn't?

It would be fun to see them — then again, I don't really have the time.

Related vocabulary: on second thought

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  • then again — {adv.} As an opposite possibility; another thing. * /He may be here tomorrow. Then again, he may not come until next week./ * /I thought you told me about the fire, but then again it could have been Bill./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

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  • then\ again — adv As an opposite possibility; another thing. He may be here tomorrow. then again, he may not come until next week. I thought you told me about the fire, but then again it could have been Bill …   Словарь американских идиом

  • then again — adverb From another point of view; on the other hand; on second thought I think Ill take three pairs of shoes. Then again, I only plan to stay two days …   Wiktionary

  • then again — however, but, yet, on the other hand …   English contemporary dictionary

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