notwithstanding 1 of 3

as in however
in spite of that you're rather late getting here, but you're welcome to join us for dinner notwithstanding

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2 of 3


as in although
in spite of the fact that the man suspected of being the serial killer is little known to his neighbors, notwithstanding he has lived in the apartment complex for years

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3 of 3


as in despite
without being prevented by we went to see the show, my objections notwithstanding

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“Notwithstanding.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 9 Dec. 2023.

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