What does the word irrespective mean?

Usage examples for irrespective

  1. 7. The committee shall investigate any questionable entry irrespective of protest. – Boating by W. B. Woodgate Commentator: Harvey Mason
  2. In my fond recollection they all bloom at once, irrespective of time and season. – Peter Ibbetson by George Du Maurier
  3. It is a power before whose awful majesty every man must bow, irrespective of outward position or personal influence. – The True Citizen, How To Become One by W. F. Markwick, D. D. and W. A. Smith, A. B.