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Synonyms of even in English:


  • 1 an even surface
    flat, smooth, uniform, featureless;
    unbroken, undamaged;
    [Antonyms] bumpy
  • 2 an even temperature
    [Antonyms] variable, irregular
  • 3 they all have an even chance
    equal, the same, identical, like, alike, similar, comparable, parallel
    [Antonyms] unequal
  • 4 the score was even
    tied, drawn, level, all square, balanced;
    informal even-steven
    [Antonyms] unequal
  • 5 an even disposition
    even-tempered, balanced, stable, equable, placid, calm, composed, poised, cool, relaxed, easy, imperturbable, unexcitable, unruffled, untroubled
    informal together, laid-back, unflappable
    [Antonyms] excitable, moody
  • verb

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  • 1 the canal bottom was evened out
    flatten, level (off/out), smooth (off/out), plane;
    make uniform, make regular
  • 2 even up the portions
    equalize, make equal, balance, square;
    standardize, regularize, homogenize
  • adverb

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  • 1 it got even colder
    still, yet, more, all the more
  • 2 even the best hitters missed the ball
  • 3 she is afraid, even ashamed, to ask for help
    indeed, you could say, veritably, in truth, actually, or rather
    dated nay
  • 4 she could not even afford food
    not so much as, hardly, barely, scarcely
  • Phrases

    even as
    we laugh even as we empathize with his discomfort
    while, whilst, as, just as, at the very time that, during the time that
    even so
    I feel better, but the doubts persist even so
    informal anyhoo, anyways
    get even
    Waite thinks he's struck the final blow, but I'll get even
    have one's revenge, avenge oneself, take vengeance, even the score, settle the score, hit back, give as good as one gets, pay someone back, repay someone, reciprocate, retaliate, take reprisals, exact retribution;
    give someone their just deserts
    informal give someone a taste of their own medicine, settle someone's hash
    literary be revenged
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