Chinese English Dictionary

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尽管 in English:

1. though


It's expensive though.
Even though computer programmers may use semicolons every day, nowadays most people only use semicolons for emoticons.
Though his stay in Europe was transient, Spenser felt he had learned much more about interactions with other people from traveling than he did at college.
Cesar Chavez asked that strikers remain non-violent even though farm owners and their supporters sometimes used violence.
Though Tom's English seems quite good at times, he doesn't seem to know his limitations and it's impossible to convince him that he's wrong when he makes a mistake.
You're an arrogant dirty foreigner who claims your dictionary is correct even though you don't understand the nuances of Japanese.
Japanese children brought up overseas sometimes face great difficulty in adjusting themselves to Japanese schools after returning, even though they have a perfect command of Japanese.
Though it is true that every normal human being is able to use language, it is misleading to compare this with his ability to eat, sleep, or walk.
His style (if you were to call it that) was excessively (though I run the risk of hypocrisy) parenthetical (pardon the pun).
I have often observed how little young ladies are interested by books of a serious stamp, though written solely for their benefit. It amazes me, I confess; for, certainly, there can be nothing so advantageous to them as instruction.
There are few, very few, that will own themselves in a mistake, though all the World sees them to be in downright nonsense.
How many men are there that wear a coat that cost a hundred francs, and carry a diamond in the head of their cane, and dine for twenty-five SOUS for all that! It seems as though we could never pay enough for the pleasures of vanity.
We rarely hear, it has been said, of the combinations of masters, though frequently of those of the workman. But whoever imagines, upon this account, that masters rarely combine, is as ignorant of the world as of the subject.
Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own.

English word "尽管"(though) occurs in sets:

最常用1000英语单词 651-700

2. despite


Despite Trang's constant affirmations of love, Spenser is still afraid someday she will fall out of love with him.
Despite the government's protection, he was the victim of an assassination attempt which killed him.
despite having problem
Despite the fact that Mary keeps saying I was the only man she'd like to marry, when I proposed to her, she said "NO". I cannot make head or tail of it.
Despite a large surplus in merchandise trade, the current account surplus is not so big due to a deficit in invisible trade.
As elsewhere in India, growth most often occurs despite the government rather than because of it.
Despite the problems of excessive commercialization, etc. the Olympics will go forward into the new century.
Normally, a guy who reads light novels despite not being a kid anymore is a retard, don't you think?
Despite their own scandals, the police continue to make arrests as though nothing had happened at all.
The great question that has never been answered, and which I have not yet been able to answer, despite my thirty years of research into the feminine soul, is "What does a woman want?"
Whoa, if we keep chatting, despite actually arriving early, we'll end up late!
Despite having lazed around without having touched my work I'm frightened at heart that "Ooh-er, this time I might really not get done in time!?"
Despite the hardships, they persisted in giving each of their children a college education.
They started fires in Venezuela's capital Monday despite calls from within the opposition
These classes, despite the same name, should be viewed differently, as they reflect different concepts.

3. in spite of


He got fired in spite of all his hard work.
She loved him in spite of the fact that he drank too much.
We went camping in spite of the weather
in spite of the rain
in spite of evidence, they did not belive him
He still smokes, in spite of all the health warnings.
He got fired in spite of all his hard work. I wasn’t cold in spite of the snow. I wasn’t cold despite the snow.
They travel abroad every year in spite of the cost.
Tina seems to be happy, in spite of her recent problems.
Jane's been unfaithful to Jim three times, but he still loves her in spite of everything.
in spite of this, lwe can continue
We can continue in spite of this,
He was suddenly cold in spite of the sun
in spite of