- Ⅰ.even  ► ADJECTIVE 1) flat and smooth; level. 2) equal in number, amount, or value. 3) having little variation in quality; regular. 4) equally balanced: the match was even. 5) (of a person's temper or disposition) placid; calm. 6) (of a number) divisible by two without a remainder.► VERB ▪ make or become even.► ADVERB ▪ used for emphasis: he knows even less than I do.● even as — Cf. ↑even as● even if — Cf. ↑even if● even now (or then) — Cf. ↑even then● even so — Cf. ↑even so● even though — Cf. ↑even thoughDERIVATIVES evenly adverb evenness noun.ORIGIN Old English.Ⅱ.even  ► NOUN archaic or literary ▪ evening.ORIGIN Old English.
English terms dictionary. 2015.