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Synonyms for despite

in spite of

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Synonyms for despite

the disposition boldly to defy or resist authority or an opposing force

the feeling of despising

an act that offends a person's sense of pride or dignity

Synonyms for despite

lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike

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contemptuous disregard

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This, despite the fact that you know ideas are tender things that need to be handled with care rather than rubbished.