porém

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See also: porem and -porem

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese poren, from por + ende, from Latin inde (thence).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

porém (not comparable)

  1. In spite of what preceded; nevertheless.

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:porém.

Synonyms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

porém

  1. but; however

Quotations[edit]

For usage examples of this term, see Citations:porém.

Noun[edit]

porém m (plural poréns)

  1. but (an instance of proclaiming an exception or starting an adversative clause)
    Gostei da apresentação, mas tem um porém: pularam uma parte importante da história.
    I liked the presentation. However, they skipped an important part of the story.