Bedeutung von “despite” — Learner’s Dictionary


preposition us uk /dɪˈspaɪt/

B1 used to say that something happened or is true, although something else makes this seem not probable:

I'm still pleased with the house despite all the problems we've had.
[ + doing sth ] He managed to eat lunch despite having had an enormous breakfast.

Mehr Beispiele

despite yourself

If you do something despite yourself, you do it although you did not intend to.

(Definition von “despite” aus dem Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)