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notwithstanding
used in War and Peace

2 uses
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Definition
in spite of; or in spite of the thing mentioned
(Used to connect contrasting ideas. Other synonyms could include words and phrases such as nevertheless, nonetheless, all the same, still,  and however.)
  • But notwithstanding this, Boris embraced him in a quiet, friendly way and kissed him three times.
    Book Three — 1805 (40% in)
  • Notwithstanding the tone of wearied assurance with which these words were pronounced, Pierre, who had so long been considering his career, wished to make some suggestion.
    Book Three — 1805 (3% in)

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