Even

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Definition

even: more, still, yet all the more
adverb
Bruno not only paid the entrance fee for me, he even bought me a drink.
Bruno is impressed by Susie's charm, but he is even more impressed by her efficiency.

(an) even (number): (a) not odd (number); (a number) that is divisible by 2
adjective

(an) even (surface): (a) smooth, flat, straight, regular, constant, steady, stable (surface)
adjective
Bruno has an even temper. He rarely gets angry.
Icarus has very even teeth. They are all straight and bright.
We're even. We're equal, we're okay.

(or) even: (or) more so, to a greater extent, to a greater degree, further
adverb
If you'd like to have a drink on Tuesday, or even go out to dinner, please call me.

Examples

  • "The genetic markers are not even close ."
  • "Everything depends on billing - how many hours you spend even thinking about a client."
  • "In the following chapters, you will discover shocking accusations and fabrications about Bruno, including: blackmail, adultery, Swedish au pairs, cross dressing, high-stakes scuba diving, and even illegal chicken fights."
  • "I put my job first, and ignored distractions like personal relationships, friends, lovers even pets and occasionally personal hygiene."
  • "Miaow Yang : With the money we are offering, you could start a new business, even remain on the board of Miracle Juices."
  • "A president can't use his power to further his own interests, or the interests of his family or friends or even the man he's madly in love with."
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  • "Apparently, my job is so boring even a robot refuses to do it."
  • "Philip : Well, that seems highly improbable, even ridiculous."
  • "Even when I poke him!"

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