malgrado

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Interlingua[edit]

Preposition[edit]

malgrado

  1. despite

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From male + grado, which stems from Latin grātum (see grātus (pleasing, acceptable, agreeable, welcome)).[1] Cognate with French malgré.

Adverb[edit]

(suo ecc) malgrado

  1. despite (oneself, etc.)

Preposition[edit]

malgrado

  1. in spite of, despite

Conjunction[edit]

malgrado

  1. even though, although

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951; headword grato

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

malgrado m (plural malgrados)

  1. displeasure (feeling of being displeased)

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Conjunction[edit]

malgrado

  1. although; in spite of

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