Without assistance from their respective Governments they had won the right to live there, "maugre the King of Spain's beard."
Nature says,he is my creature, and maugre all his impertinent griefs, he shall be glad with me.
Friendships were formed, and, maugre the declamation of bigots, dearer affections attached the two nations.
And in despite of us all he is departed from us and maugre our heads.
As for that, said Sagramore, maugre your head, ye shall joust with us or ye pass from us.
So those three knights loved their sister so sore that they brent in love, and so they lay by her, maugre her head.
As a matter of fact, maugre much authoritative opinion to the contrary, a different standard does exist.
And else, said Sir Gawaine, wit thou well thou shouldst not have come here, but if it were maugre thy head.
We are likely to be on good terms with England, maugre the best exertions of some of our politicians.
But the angel in the dream did, and, maugre Plain Talk, put quite other notions into the candle-maker.