Definition of irrespective in English:



  • [predicative] Not taking (something) into account; regardless of.

    ‘child benefit is paid irrespective of income levels’
    • ‘In short we get the political morality we vote for irrespective of electronic or paper methods.’
    • ‘On the contrary, there are people who like branded items, irrespective of the price.’
    • ‘As a result, online shops seem to think all they need to do is address security, irrespective of how bad the experience is.’
    • ‘A sexist society would remain enslaved, irrespective of how it was ruled.’
    • ‘In any event, it is not disputed that an account of profits arises irrespective of the grant of an injunction.’
    • ‘New members are always welcome, irrespective of what stage of bereavement they are at.’
    • ‘We need to understand whether a war is necessary, irrespective of the economic effects.’
    • ‘He's happy that people come to visit irrespective of their motivation or beliefs.’
    • ‘These peoples irrespective of parties are the root of all problems Bangladesh is facing.’
    • ‘It binds us together, irrespective of creed or colour, race or religion.’
    • ‘Unions demand parity for workers in west and east irrespective of the lower living costs in the east.’
    • ‘Yet, irrespective of who is at the helm, in my opinion, we need another cut in interest rates.’
    • ‘This noble tradition continues to today as the church reaches out to all irrespective of class.’
    • ‘The government has at its helm a man who seeks consensus at all costs irrespective of what that cost might be.’
    • ‘Friends are a gift of God, just like any other gifts irrespective of their price or appearance.’
    • ‘These forms are true of a picture on the wall, a statue of stone or clay or in any material irrespective of cost.’
    • ‘The police also suggest slowing down at every curve, irrespective of the volume of traffic.’
    • ‘A hyperlink is always a good way of tying up related documents, irrespective of the type.’
    • ‘Murray will do what he wants, irrespective of what anybody else thinks.’
    • ‘If he hasn't, then I would urge him to go and to go quickly, irrespective of final tallies.’
    regardless of, without regard for, without regard to, disregarding, ignoring, notwithstanding, whatever, no matter what, without reference to, without consideration of, setting aside, discounting
    irregardless of
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