withstand in a sentence

He failed notwithstanding my advice.

My house is designed so as to withstand an earthquake.

We continued our picnic, notwithstanding the light rain.

Notwithstanding the windy weather, we held the birthday party outside.

Back trouble notwithstanding, Henderson had his best game of the season.

Scorpions can withstand 200 times more nuclear radiation than humans can.

The bumpers on this car can withstand impacts of up to 20 km/h without damage.

Her parents forbade her from going to the party, but she went notwithstanding.

The captain continued playing, notwithstanding the obvious pain of his knee injury.

George Washington once stated that few men have virtue to withstand the highest bidder.

Notwithstanding your concerns about the project, I believe we should proceed immediately.

Notwithstanding his difficult childhood, he himself became a wonderful father and husband.

Notwithstanding his dislike of crowds, he seemed to enjoy himself immensely at the concert.

Injuries to their best players notwithstanding, the team easily won the match by a score of 2-0.

Trees which are more flexible can withstand stronger winds than those trees that are very rigid.

It’s vast territory notwithstanding, Australia remains a country of comparably little population.

Discussion question: Talk about a notorious figure in the history of your country.

The camel can withstand severe dehydration, making it the perfect animal for transportation in the desert.

Notwithstanding all the excellent points that have been raised today, I still disagree with the idea on principle.

A great number of nations expressed opposition to Bush’s military action against Iraq, but he proceeded notwithstanding.