Skip to definition.
Get the FREE one-click dictionary software for Windows or the iPhone/iPad and Android apps


Adverb: notwithstanding  ,nót-widh'stan-ding
  1. Despite anything to the contrary (usually following a concession)
    - however, nevertheless, withal [archaic], still, yet, all the same, even so, nonetheless, even if, be that as it may
Preposition: notwithstanding  ,nót-widh'stan-ding
  1. Regardless of, in defiance of
    "went shopping notwithstanding the bad weather";
    - despite, in spite of