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even though

In spite of (something). Even though it rained, we still had a great time at the parade.
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even if/though

in spite of the fact or belief that; no matter whether: I’ll get there, even if I have to walk.I like her, even though she can be annoying at times.
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Even though I sometimes take the dress out of the garbage bag
Even though he shared a ring with Even though he shared a ring with two monsters who terrified most, two monsters who terrified most, Marvin Hagler and Roberto Duran.
According to the Sydney Morning Herald, even though England looked out-of-form and jaded, with sloppy wicketkeeping and fielding and dull-witted captaincy as compared to a vibrant, young, new order Australian side at Old Trafford, whether Australia had the steel to finish off a live Ashes Test match still remains a mystery after the Monday washout.
The Football Pitch I'm out in all types of weather Get battered by sun, wind and rain, But even though I'm weather beaten I'm always ready for a long campaign.
However, this is also a big game for St Mirren, even though boss Danny Lennon would be delighted to take anything from it.
Even though our skill sets were different, we said 'Let's take advantage of it and complement each other.'"
Even though the majority of boys are curious about it, though, most girls can't understand why they do it.
* Even though the supercharger is ditched in favor of a turbo; the hood scoop remains as a way to delineate the Cooper from the Cooper S.
Even though the majority of the students agreed with the statement that "we could not achieve the project unless we worked together," 53% of the students stated that they would rather work alone for this project in relation to another item in the collaboration part of the survey.
And even though I felt sorry for the people of New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina, there was one place that I hoped was flooded by the hurricane.
As the landlord stood in his lobby that day, considering the rental revenue his building was generating, it occurred to him that even though each of his ten tenants was paying rent based on 10,000 square feet, no one was paying him rent for his beautiful lobby even though every tenant walked through it at least twice a day.
Even though I had some Division I basketball opportunities, I thought if I had a chance to play for the home state university, to play in a new stadium, and my family could swing it financially, I would do it.
Lopez was considered the prevailing party while Allemeier was not, even though he won his case.
The concept of a "protective claim for refund" is well-established, even though the term does not appear in the Code or regulations.
Why brilliant physicists went ahead with work on the atom bomb during WW II even though they knew the horrible consequences, and what happened when Cold War politics entered Oppenheimer's life--these are the themes of this biography.