in any case

[in any case] also [in any event] or [at all events] {adv. phr.} 1.No matter what happens: surely; without fail; certainly; anyhow;anyway.

It may rain tomorrow, but we are going home in any case.

I may not go to Europe, but in any event, I will visit you during thesummer.

2. Regardless of anything else; whatever else may be true;anyhow; anyway.

Tom was not handsome and he was not brilliant, butat all events he worked hard and was loyal to his boss.

I don'tknow if it is a white house or a brown house. At all events, it is abig house on Main Street.

Compare: AT ANY RATE, AT LEAST(2).