(obsolete) Disdain, contemptuous feelings, hatred.
Though, even though, in spite of or despite the fact that: introducing a clause that expresses a concession.
‘Although it was very muddy, the football game went on.’;
(archaic) Action or behaviour displaying such feelings; an outrage, insult.
‘It was difficult, although not as difficult as we had expected.’;
Evil feeling; malice, spite.
Grant all this; be it that; supposing that; notwithstanding; though.
‘Although all shall be offended, yet will not I.’;
In spite of, notwithstanding, regardless of.
despite the fact that;
‘even though she knew the answer, she did not respond’;
(obsolete) To vex; to annoy; to offend contemptuously.
in spite of the fact that; even though
‘although the sun was shining it wasn't that warm’; ‘although small, the room has a spacious feel’;
Malice; malignity; spite; malicious anger; contemptuous hate.
‘With all thy despite against the land of Israel.’;
‘he says he has the team shirt, although I've never seen him wear it’;
An act of malice, hatred, or defiance; contemptuous defiance; a deed of contempt.
‘A despite done against the Most High.’;
To vex; to annoy; to offend contemptuously.
In spite of; against, or in defiance of; notwithstanding; as, despite his prejudices.
lack of respect accompanied by a feeling of intense dislike;
‘he was held in contempt’; ‘the despite in which outsiders were held is legendary’;
‘she wanted neither favor nor despite’;
without being affected by; in spite of
‘he remains a great leader despite age and infirmity’;
contemptuous treatment or behaviour; outrage
‘the despite done by him to the holy relics’;
‘the theatre only earns my despite’;