Even - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- symmetrically arranged (syn: regular)
- occurring at fixed intervals (syn: regular)
- of the score in a contest (syn: level, tied)
- in spite of; notwithstanding
- to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons (syn: still, yet)
- to the full extent
We finally reached even ground after the long climb.
They slowed down and waited for him to draw even.
She spoke with a calm, even voice.
The even beat of the drum
...the blue whale is a huge, even awesome animal by any measure...
...I will love you even to the end of time....
...even the filling before adding the top layer of the cake...
...the contention that producing more arms will even us with the enemy and therefore make us more secure...
The sky was of an even lead colour.
The horses went at a steady even trot.
His disposition was even.
I feel that I can never get quite even with him again.
He looked content, even happy.
Don't even try.
Even as Jane said this, she knew it was not true.
present participle: evening
past tense: evened
past participle: evened