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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

In spite of; notwithstanding.

Usage examples (36)
  • Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that he sometimes has to eat them.
  • She wanted neither favor nor despite
  • The despite in which outsiders were held is legendary
  • Brawn's car won the title despite major design compromises for more
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