Definition of 'in spite of'
Example sentences containing 'in spite of'
She's a 35-year-old divorcée who somehow manages to look like a fashion plate in spite of the pittance we pay her.DEAD BEAT (2002) LET NOT THE DEEP (2002)
The Church would be the first to say it in spite of what I have been.CONFESSIONAL (2002)
SILENT JOE (2002)
Definition of in spite of from the Collins English Dictionary
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