sea como sea
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sea como sea(
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
1. (anyhow)
a. in any case
Ya sabes que no hay mucho que yo pueda hacer para ayudarte, pero, sea como sea, ya sabes dónde estoy.You know there isn't much I can do to help, but, in any case, you know where I am.
b. anyway
Los resultados del análisis suelen tardar dos días, pero, sea como sea, la llamaremos en cuanto lleguen.The test results are usually back in two days, but, anyway, we'll give you a call the moment they arrive.
2. (whatever the cost)
a. no matter how
Tenemos que detener el avance enemigo sea como sea.We must stop the enemy's advance no matter how.
b. at all costs
Tengo que aprobar este examen sea como sea; si no, repetiré curso.I must pass this exam at all costs; otherwise, I'll repeat the year.
3. (in one way or another)
a. somehow
No sé por dónde se va al centro, pero no te preocupes, sea como sea llegaremos.I don't know the way to the center, but don't worry, we'll get there somehow.
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