then again


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. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • then again — index also Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • then again — adverb (contrastive) from another point of view (Freq. 4) on the other hand, she is too ambitious for her own good then again, she might not go • Syn: ↑on the other hand, ↑but then • Ant: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Then Again... — Infobox Album | Name = Then Again... Type = Compilation Artist = Colin James Released = 1995 Recorded = Genre = Rock Length = 50:23 Label = Virgin Producer = Terry Manning Reviews = Last album = Bad Habits (1995) This album = Then Again... (1995) …   Wikipedia

  • 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… …   New idioms dictionary

  • 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

  • Then Again — Infobox Album | Name = Then Again Type = Album Artist = Paul Haig from Album = B side = Released = 2004 Format = CD Recorded = 1982 1998 Genre = Synth Pop Length = Label = LTM Writer = Paul Haig Producer = Paul Haig Certification = Chart position …   Wikipedia

  • 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

  • Then Again, Maybe I Won't — infobox Book | name = Then Again, Maybe I Won t image caption = author = Judy Blume country = United States language = English translator = cover artist = genre = Teen novel publisher = Bradbury Press release date = 1971 media type = Print… …   Wikipedia