Meaning of NOTWITHSTANDING in English

NOTWITHSTANDING

transcription, транскрипция: [ nɒtwɪðstændɪŋ ]

If something is true notwithstanding something else, it is true in spite of that other thing. ( FORMAL )

He despised William Pitt, notwithstanding the similar views they both held.

PREP

Notwithstanding is also an adverb.

His relations with colleagues, differences of opinion notwithstanding, were unfailingly friendly.

ADV : n ADV

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