por más que(
pohr
 
mahs
 
keh
)
A phrase is a group of words commonly used together (e.g once upon a time).
phrase
1. (general)
a. however hard
Por más que trataron, no pudieron salvarla.However hard they tried, they couldn't save her life.
b. much as
Por más que se merecía el castigo, sentí algo de pena por él.Much as he deserved to be punished, I felt somehow sorry for him.
c. as much as
Por más que Juan te quiera, no te disculpará.As much as Juan loves you, he won't forgive you.
d. no matter how much
Ana no logra aprender a manejar, por más tiempo que le dedique.Ana can't learn to drive, no matter how much time she devotes to the task.
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