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notwithstanding
used in The House of the Seven Gables

4 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.)
  • The expression of his countenance—while, notwithstanding it had the light of reason in it—seemed to waver, and glimmer, and nearly to die away, and feebly to recover itself again.
    Chapter 7 — The Guest (37% in)
  • When the sound subsided, the silence through the house was deep, dreary, and oppressive, notwithstanding that the tongues of many of the guests had already been loosened by a surreptitious cup or two of wine or spirits.
    Chapter 1 — The Old Pyncheon Family (38% in)
  • They are welcome, notwithstanding!
    Chapter 14 — Phoebe's Good-Bye (35% in)
  • Notwithstanding what he had just said, and most sincerely, in regard to the self-balancing power with which Phoebe impressed him, it still seemed almost wicked to bring the awful secret of yesterday to her knowledge.
    Chapter 20 — The Flower of Eden (21% in)

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