in spite of

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as in despite
without being prevented by In spite of what we believed, no one had actually been in the house for weeks.

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“In spite of.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/in%20spite%20of. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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