Despite

Word DESPITE
Character 7
Hyphenation de spite
Pronunciations /dɪˈspaɪt/

Definitions and meanings of "Despite"

What do we mean by despite?

In spite of; notwithstanding. preposition

Contemptuous defiance or disregard. noun

Spite; malice. noun

To treat with contempt; set at naught; despise.

To vex; offend; spite.

In despite of; notwithstanding.

Synonyms Notwithstanding, In spite of, Despite. See notwithstanding.

Scorn; contempt; extreme malice; malignity; contemptuous aversion; spite. noun

Defiance with contempt of opposition; contemptuous challenge. noun

An act of malice or injury. noun

In spite of; against, or in defiance of; notwithstanding. preposition

To vex; to annoy; to offend contemptuously. transitive verb

Malice; malignity; spite; malicious anger; contemptuous hate. noun

An act of malice, hatred, or defiance; contemptuous defiance; a deed of contempt. noun

In defiance of another's power or inclination. noun

In defiance of; in spite of. See under Spite. noun

In defiance or contempt of you; in spite of you. noun

Disdain, contemptuous feelings, hatred. noun

Action or behaviour displaying such feelings; an outrage, insult. noun

Evil feeling; malice, spite. noun

Disdain, contemptuous feelings, hatred.

Action or behaviour displaying such feelings; an outrage, insult.

Evil feeling; malice, spite.

Without taking any notice of or being influenced by; not prevented by: I still enjoyed the week despite the weather. Despite repeated assurances that the product is safe, many people have stopped buying it. + -ing verb He managed to eat a big lunch despite having eaten an enormous breakfast. despite yourself If you do something despite yourself, you do it although you do not want to or although you know you should not: He laughed despite himself. She took the money from her mother's purse, despite herself. More examples Trains are still running, despite the snow. The pop festival passed off peacefully, despite the fears of local residents. The overall situation is good, despite a few minor problems. He was able to lead a normal life, despite the illness. She manages to stay cheerful despite everything. Urban Dictionary

A word that has been engraved in everyones' minds, a curse like the words, "among us." This word starts as a prefix to a the 13/50 , 13/52, and 13/90 meme of African-Americans committing fifty percent of violent crime yet only take up thirteen percent of the population. Urban Dictionary

In spite of Urban Dictionary

The only thing white people can comment on LiveLeak or WorldStar videos involving black people. Shorthand for "Despite making up 13% of the American population, blacks commit over 50% of violent crimes." Sometimes can be substituted with "1350." Urban Dictionary

A slang term used to describe black people in reference to the FBI crime statistic that blacks make up only 13% of the population within the U.S. and commit 50% of all violent crimes in the U.S. Urban Dictionary

Preposition UK /dɪˈspaɪt/ US /dɪˈspaɪt/ B1 without taking any notice of or being influenced by; not prevented by: I still enjoyed the week despite the weather. Despite repeated assurances that the product is safe, many people have stopped buying it. + -ing verb He managed to eat a big lunch despite having eaten an enormous breakfast. despite yourself If you do something despite yourself, you do it although you do not want to or although you know you should not: He laughed despite himself. She took the money from her mother's purse, despite herself. Urban Dictionary

When a person got rejected or in their feelings. Urban Dictionary

When someone has hatred in that person. Urban Dictionary

A phrase from the game Undertale, that has stuck with us ever since we first read that line. Urban Dictionary

End of conversation, do as follows Urban Dictionary

Synonyms and Antonyms for Despite

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The word "despite" in example sentences

•Some of these have already received billions in bailout money.www. cbsnews.com California's state work force grew despite budget woes and cut promises •despite Gov. ❋ Unknown (2010)

[Trains] are still running, despite the snow. [The pop] festival passed off peacefully, despite [the fears] of local residents. The overall situation is good, despite a few minor problems. He was able to lead a normal life, despite the illness. She manages to stay cheerful despite everything. ❋ Thomas Denning (2018)

"despite..." - person A ":[trollface]: [go on]" - [person B] ❋ Chemically (2021)

[Despite] [daily] maintenanca ❋ Chipi (2016)

Despite... ❋ Huwhite (2019)

"Look at that Despite over there" "There's always a whole group of Despites in [front] of [the liquor] [store]" ❋ Insanity (2022)

More examples [Trains] are still running, despite the snow. [The pop] festival passed off peacefully, despite [the fears] of local residents. The overall situation is good, despite a few minor problems. He was able to lead a normal life, despite the illness. She manages to stay cheerful despite everything. ❋ Thomas Denning (2018)

A guy ask his friends to [despite] [the woman] who [turn] him down. ❋ Shalondafielder26 (2021)

He [acted] in a [despite] [attitude]. ❋ Shalondafielder26 (2021)

even though you [killed] all those [monsters], even though you try, and try again to [eradicate] us all, despite everything, it's still you. ❋ The Wholesome Guy (2023)

Are you trying to go to the game? [No I] am tired. [Therefore, As a result, Despite the fact]; [take me back] home. ❋ BAC3 (2019)

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