095. Whether or not…
-> under whatever circumstances; regardless
A: I don’t like this movie.
B: Look, I already paid for the tickets, so whether you like it or not we’re going to finish watching it.
A: Well, I’ll just read a book then.
B: Don’t be such a stick in the mud. Just watch it with me.
A: But I don’t like it.
B: Come on, give it a chance. The movie just started.