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use "despite" in a sentence

In the summer of 2005, the school board decided to close the arch to auto traffic due to safety concerns despite opposition from the student body.

And Nottingham, despite his extreme cool, his self-possession, and his strength, could not bend the witchblade to his will.

of defaming Empress Dowager Dong; Dong Meng was imprisoned and executed.

The pregnancy was a false alarm but the damage was done, making grayson and Matthew despise each other.

I despise you people for what you did to it." There are at least two basic ways of presenting a theory of value, based on two different kinds of questions which people ask: What do people find good, and what do they despise? Wolfe and Archie both despise the Communists; Wolfe actively supports the World Federalists (Stout himself was a founding member of the United World Federalists ).

10. We despise Following the Footsteps of the West.

He is also portrayed as a hypocrite : in his will, he claims to despise his clique of fortune hunters and gives them a mocking goodbye; yet he was happy to receive their attention while he was alive, and so kept his real will a secret.

Nate and gina tend to despise each other with a passion, viewing each other's personalities and work ethics as terrible.

To be chained is not to be Free, to despise any is to be far from (yet one is always near to) Love.

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