English to Afrikaans Meaning :: despite

Despite :
ten spyte van
ten spyte van - ten spyte vanten spyte van
 
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Noun(1) lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike(2) contemptuous disregard

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(1) She had a short dark hair cut framing a face that remained impish despite her age.(2) the despite done by him to the holy relics(3) the theater only earns my despite(4) he played well, despite being injured(5) Yet, despite the upheavals of the modern age, they bring the book to a close on an optimistic note.(6) Hence, very few workers will be affected by this decision, despite all the media publicity!(7) A court was told that despite his age the boy admitted stealing cash to pay for his drug habit.(8) he remains a great leader despite age and infirmity(9) We waited for more than half an hour to be seated despite having made a reservation far in advance.(10) He's certainly going to try, despite the escalating violence that threatens to engulf him.(11) Well, I did go out on New Year's Eve after all, despite having a horrible headache.(12) Yet the hype shows little sign of abating, despite the slowdown affecting capital markets.(13) Somehow, any mention of this film passed me by, despite its critical acclaim.(14) the weather held out, despite some dark clouds(15) He'd been turned away from the bar on suspicion of being under age despite being 28.(16) However, despite these examinations a fracture in his foot allegedly went undetected.
Related Words
(1) despite of ::
ten spyte van
(2) despite the fact that ::
ten spyte van die feit dat
(3) despite everything ::
ten spyte van alles
(4) despite all ::
ten spyte van al
(5) in despite of ::
ten spyte van
Synonyms
Noun
1. disdain ::
minagting
2. contempt ::
minagting
3. scorn ::
spot
Preposition
4. in spite of ::
ten spyte van
5. notwithstanding ::
nieteenstaande
6. regardless of ::
ten spyte van
7. in the face of ::
in die gesig van
8. for all ::
vir alle
9. even with ::
selfs met
Antonyms
1. admiration ::
bewondering
2. esteem ::
agting
3. estimation ::
skatting
4. favor ::
ten gunste van
5. regard ::
verband
6. respect ::
opsigte
Different Forms
despite
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

And until recently, I had no idea
that despite his lactose intolerance...

And until recently, I had no idea that DESPITE his lactose intolerance...

The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 17


Despite my deep love of chess,
lasers and aerosol disinfectant...

Despite my deep love of chess, lasers and aerosol disinfectant...

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 18


Despite what her Bible says,

Despite what her Bible says,

The Big Bang Theory Season 7, Episode 18


...despite my 9:00 bedtime.

...DESPITE my 9:00 bedtime.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 6


Despite my aggressive
letter-writing campaign, I might add.

Despite my aggressive letter-writing campaign, I might add.

The Big Bang Theory Season 2, Episode 14


English to Afrikaans Dictionary: despite

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