even
noun.
the latter part of the day (the period of decreasing daylight from late afternoon until nightfall)
he enjoyed the evening light across the lake
Synonym: eve, evening, eventide
verb.
make level or straight
level the ground
Synonym: level, flush, even out
verb.
become even or more even
even out the surface
Synonym: even out
verb.
make even or more even
Synonym: even out
adj.
divisible by two
adj.
being level or straight or regular and without variation as e.g. in shape or texture; or being in the same plane or at the same height as something else (i.e. even with)
an even application of varnish|an even floor|the road was not very even|the picture is even with the window
adv.
used as an intensive especially to indicate something unexpected
even an idiot knows that|declined even to consider the idea|I don't have even a dollar!
adv.
in spite of; notwithstanding
even when he is sick, he works|even with his head start she caught up with him
adv.
to a greater degree or extent; used with comparisons
looked sick and felt even worse|an even (or still) more interesting problem|still another problem must be solved|a yet sadder tale
Synonym: still, yet
adv.
to the full extent
loyal even unto death
adj.
equal in degree or extent or amount; or equally matched or balanced
even amounts of butter and sugar|on even terms|it was a fifty-fifty (or even) split|had a fifty-fifty (or even) chance|an even fight
Synonym: fifty-fifty
adj.
symmetrically arranged
even features|regular features|a regular polygon
Synonym: regular
adj.
occurring at fixed intervals
a regular beat|the even rhythm of his breathing
Synonym: regular
adj.
of the score in a contest
the score is tied
Synonym: level, tied
Antonym: uneven, odd